If camping is in your plans for the summer, consider how you can have a more eco-friendly camping trip. From reusable bottles to non-toxic dish soap, greener camping is easy to achieve with a few swaps in your gear. The leave-no-trace moto speaks to the golden rule of camping: have respect for the place you visit. Don’t leave garbage, don’t make a mess, and don’t harm the environment in any way. But, with the ever increasing eco-movement, it’s time to think about more than just cleaning up litter.
More companies are choosing to make eco-conscious camping gear by opting for non-toxic, recyclable materials instead of using synthetic fabrics, flame retardants, BPA plastic, and more. From sustainable tents to eco friendly sleeping bags, you can enjoy the great outdoors this summer while making it a better place. If you’re ready to do your part to help the environment and “leave no trace”, here are some eco-friendly camping gear suggestions for a greener experience: