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Where to find all your eco-friendly back-to-school gear

Hello! You can be forgiven for feeling exhausted today after two straight days of Democratic debates
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Hello!
You can be forgiven for feeling exhausted today after two straight days of Democratic debates and depressing revelations about the latest data breaches that expose our personal info. So take a few minutes, and look ahead to the future, whether it’s the start of the new school year in a few weeks or the next-level shopping experience we can expect in the next decade.
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Back to school and biodegradable
American households are expected to spend $745 million over the next few weeks on back-to-school gear, most of which is made of plastic and will end up in landfills or the ocean. But the good news is that many brands are working hard to create more sustainable alternatives to the products your kids use every day. Here are some of the best ones we’ve seen.
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