Green Back-to-School Giveaway

It’s almost that time of year again—back to school! Green Living wants to make it easier for you by giving you the chance to WIN loads of amazing, eco-friendly gear. These green back-to-school products will help you start the school year off on the right foot: by treating the planet right. The lucky winner(s) will score:

1) An eco-friendly lunch kit from Koru Distribution

Contest: Koru DistributionKoru Distribution wants to help you pack a lunch that’s both eco-conscious and cool. The green distribution company offers Canadian retailers healthy, non-toxic products that customers love.

This kit includes:

Waste-free Lunch KitOne (1) Waste-free Lunch Kit
Get back to basics with this waste-free version of the good ol’ brown paper bag. This kit includes a recycled cotton sack, cloth napkin, food-grade stainless steel beverage bottle, food kozy, two 8-ounce food-grade stainless steel containers and a recycled aluminum name tag.
Value: $65

 Bambu Out and About Utensils SetOne (1) Bambu Out and About Utensils Set
The utensils found in this set are durable, stylish and made from a sustainable resource, bamboo—the perfect addition to your waste-free lunch kit.
Value: $18

Total Value: $83


2) An eco-friendly lunch kit from Grassroots Environmental Products

In Ontario, the average student’s lunch generates a total of 30 kilograms of waste per school year. Grassroots Environmental Products wants to help you ditch the disposable this year and pack a more eco-conscious lunch!

This eco-friendly lunch kit contains:

One (1) Organic Cotton Lunch Bag with Fastener
This washable, unbleached cotton lunch bag is a great alternative to plastic or nylon bags. Proudly carry your lunch to school with this smart reusable bag.
Value: $7.99

One (1) Reusable Snack Pack
This snack pack is reusable, durable and washable. It’s BPA- and PVC-free, too!
Value: $5.99

One (1) Reusable Sandwich Pack
Save thousands of disposable plastic bags from going to landfill with this reusable, washable and durable sandwich pack, which is PVC- and BPA-free.
Value: $6.99

One (1) Stainless Steel Water Bottle
This food-grade stainless steel water bottle keeps plastic bottles out of landfills, and harmful BPA out of your body.
Value: $17.99

Total Value: $38.96


3) A stationery kit from Grassroots Environmental Products

Grassroots Environmental Products will help you kick off a new school year in a trendy and green way.

This kit includes:

One (1) Bamboo Pencil Sharpener
This pencil sharpener is made of bamboo and recycled plastics. It’s 95 percent biodegradable, too!
Value: $3.49

One (1) Cubed Staple Free Stapler
This ingenious device uses absolutely no staples at all; it never needs to be refilled!
Value: $9.99

One (1) 12” Bamboo Ruler
Add a green edge to your math class with this Bamboo Ruler. It’s made of 95 percent post-industrial recycled materials, it’s 100 percent biodegradable and it’s printed with soy-based ink on 100 percent post-industrial recycled paper.
Value: $3.99

One (1) Recycled Rubber Eraser
This eraser is made with 100 percent recycled rubber, and 50 percent post-industrial/40 percent post-consumer recycled material. Best of all—it’s 95 percent biodegradable!
Value: $3.99

One (1) Recycled Newspaper Pencil Crayons Pack
Being green doesn’t mean you can’t be colourful! This bright pencil crayons collection makes sure old newspapers don’t waste in away in a landfill.
Value: $3.99

One (1) Retractable Recycled Pen 3-pack
Write your way to an eco-friendly world with this pen 3-pack. Plastic made from corn starch is a non-toxic and renewable alternative to petroleum plastics that is 100 percent biodegradable and 100 percent compostable.
Value: $3.99

One (1) Ecojot Recycled Notebook
This classic notebook is printed and designed in Canada. All paper and board contains 100 percent post-consumer waste.
Value: $9.50

Total Value: $38.94


4) One (1) $50 Gift Certificate from Organic Lifestyle

Certificate from Organic LifestyleOrganic Lifestyle is the perfect place to find those fashionable and eco-friendly back-to-school threads. They carry a wide range of eco-chic, organic clothing for children, teens and adults. They also have a wide range of safe, non-toxic reusable lunch products, all with the goal of creating a healthy indoor environment.

Value: $50


5) One (1) Water Powered Clock from Grassroots Environmental Products

 Water Powered Clock

Your scholar will never be late for class again! This amazing Water Powered Clock runs on tap water; no need to be plugged in and no battery changes. Made from non-PVC plastic, it’s accurate, environmentally practical and hassle-free.

Value: $29.99


6) One (1) of two (2) Nature’s Path healthy lunchbox kits

Everyone knows breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and it’s important to refuel throughout the day with nutritious snacks. Canada’s own Nature’s Path (the number one organic cereal maker in North America) want to make sure you get off to the right start by offering this fantastic back-to-school healthy lunchbox kit:

Four (4) boxes of Crunchy Granola Bars,
one (1) of each new flavour: Honey Oat Crunch Flax Plus, Apple Pie Crunch Chia Flax, Macaroon Crunch and Peanut Choco Crunch Ancient Grains

These four new flavours have big, bold taste, are chock full of whole grains, and are low in sodium and trans-fat free. They’re a perfect snack for recess or lunch. Best of all—they’re made using organic ingredients! Value: $19.96 ($4.99 each)
Value: $19.96 ($4.99 each)

Two (2) boxes of Granola,
one (1) box of Chia Plus Coconut Chia Granola, and one (1) box of High Fibre Cinnamon Raison Granola

These granolas are low in sodium and high in fibre. Serve for breakfast, or include in a lunch bag as a snack. Bonus—we love the new added chia “super-food” seeds!
Value: $10.78 ($5.39 each)

Total Value: $30.74


Contest closes September 20, 2012 at noon.
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