Could there be anything more satisfying than changing the world and having fun while doing it? Creatively designed and compassionately made, here are a few things to help you do just that.
A biodegradable cardboard, lava and bamboo charcoal grill from Denmark, for when there’s no alternative but to go disposable.
Download a free copy of this vegan campfire cookbook featuring “a shitload of pretty photos” when you purchase Thug Kitchen 101.
The reusable bottle that purifies and filters water from any lake, stream or sketchy tap to produce safe, clean drinking water.
… And Leisure
High performance swimwear and surf gear made of discarded nylon fishing nets converted into high-performance fabric.
For every bike bought, a locally-assembled one is donated to a schoolgirl in Ghana to give women better access to education.
For all your athleisure needs, leggings made of recycled plastic bottles and manufactured under safe and fair conditions.
BLACK COW VODKA
Made from whey, a waste product of the cheese making process, by the world’s oldest surviving family of cheddar makers.
A range of pale ales and lagers made with unsold bread loaves from bakeries and unused crusts from sandwich makers.
Nonalcoholic spirits distilled from ingredients like peas, hay, spearmint, oak, grapefruit and cardamom, they make killer cocktails.
… And Games
A board game about building people power to fight for social justice, even when the cards are stacked against you.
SEA HERO QUEST
If you’re going to play games on your phone (or in virtual reality) why not help scientists fight dementia while you’re at it?
Inuit elders partnered with game developers to create a beautiful computer game that preserves their oral storytelling tradition.
Photo credit (header): Erol Ahmed