Live Green

Often the frugal thing to do is also the more eco-friendly choice, too! Learn how to conserve resources (including your money) and how to to “live green” every day.

Ditch the Disposable & Better Your BBQ

Disposable plates, utensils, and cups are so tempting to use and that’s why they’re subsequently at every summer BBQ you attend. Yes, they cut back on dishes to wash. Yes, they are cheap and come in large quantities. And, yes, they are incredibly uninspiring and seriously pollute our landfills. It’s time they lost their place at the table.… Read More »

Inside BLINQ HQ on Giving Tuesday

In honor of #GivingTuesday, we’re giving you a behind-the-scenes look at how BLINQ organized a Give Back Box donation drive, and how you can too — any day of the year. To kick off the giving season, we teamed up with our partner, Give Back Box, to collect donations from across the BLINQ team. Over the course of… Read More »

Infographic: The Surprising Value of Shopping Sustainably

Recently, BLINQ conducted a survey of 1,079 online shoppers to better understand sustainable shopping trends in the U.S. What we found is that shoppers are starting to pay real attention to retailers’ commitment to sustainability. The best news is, there’s surprising value in shopping sustainably! Check out what we learned below, and find out how you can take… Read More »

5 Ways to Teach Kids About Sustainability

Sustainability can be a complicated subject, and a difficult topic for kids to understand. If your kids’ eyes glaze over every time you try to scientifically explain the environmental impacts of carbon emissions, we’ve got five fun, hands-on tips to teach kids about sustainability! Trash, Compost or Recycle? Color-coded bins for trash, compost and recycling make it easy… Read More »

15 Things You Can Recycle (That You Might Not Know About)

When you hear the word recycling, you probably think about common recyclable items like cereal boxes, soda cans and plastic water bottles. But what if there were other recyclable items in your home, right under your nose, that you simply didn’t know about? At BLINQ, recycling goes hand in hand with our mission is to extend the lifecycle of products… Read More »