Your Eco-Friendly College Shopping List

Heading back to school means there’s lots to do this time of year, and often, lots to buy. There are traditional school supplies like paper, pens, pencils, and notebooks; high-tech needs like laptops, calculators and tablets; and don’t forget all those books and study aids!

But aside from all the school and study supplies, moving away from home (either for the first time or after summer break) means you’ll also need to stock up on food and household essentials.


Use the checklist below to help you remember all the essentials while keeping your purchases as healthy and eco-friendly as possible:

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