For MiNNBOX Ommie switches to fully compostable bags to package their snack bars.
Northern Glasses switches all of their packaging tapes from plastic based to fully compostable alternatives.
For MiNNBOX Maddy & Maize has switched to compostable bags.
Twisted Organics has omitted the PE liner in their glass jars. They have also committed to using 100% recycled boxes and water activated Kraft paper packing tape for all future shipping needs.
Willful will plant 100 White Pine trees this year in conjunction with their friends at Minnesota White Pine. You can see our progress and find out about the mission @minnesotawhitepine on IG.
Lake Street Chocolate will donate 10% of our March revenue to supporting the Esculea Campesina, which teaches young Salvadorans about organic farming and permaculture, and encourage them to use sustainable farming practices.
Bodylish bought 12 trees to be planted in Colorado from One Tree Planted.
Backyard Honey will donate 10 cents for each jar sold to MiNNBOX to Prairie Restoration Inc.
Driven Coffee will be switching to recycled kraft paper bags for all MiNNBOX orders. Driven Coffee will also attempt to work with local Minnesota farmers to donate chaff from roasted coffee to fertilize crops.
For every 10 bars of chocolate sold to MiNNBOX, Two Ravens Chocolate will plant one tree.
Clover & Cotton will plant a tree for each MiNNBOX Baby sold in the month of July as a way to support clean and healthy air for years to come.
Inspired by MiNNBOX’s challenge, Pretty Gritty is permanently abandoning their plastic lined packaging and will use fully recyclable metal tins instead.
How Sweet It Is offers all products in compostable containers. The one exception are the plastic containers that they use for cupcakes. Their Green Commitment for MiNNBOX is to switch to compostable containers for those as well!
5% of ALL Anahata sales (not just for MiNNBOX) during their featured month will be invested in the planting of new trees.
MiNNBOX inspired Sarah to abandon the plastic labels she was using for her cards, and instead stamping them.
For MiNNBOX Mike and Jenn’s Cocoa will switch their usual plastic packaging to compostable bags.
During their featured month, Mattie Girl Candles will donate $2 for each candle sold from their store to the Minnesota Environmental Fund.
Clover Valley Farms abandons all plastic tasting spoons and will use only bamboo spoons going forward. In addition they will seal their bottles with bee’s wax as opposed to plastic wrappers.
For MiNNBOX Moose Lake Wild Rice abandons its usual plastic packaging and uses compostable paper bags.
Naturally is changing to 100% PCW brown craft paper to wrap their products. In addition, they stopped labeling individual bamboo washcloths and now only sell them in 3 packs with a paper label attached.
For MiNNBOX thumbs Cookies abandons their regular plastic packaging and uses plant based, compostable bags.
DCC will donate $1 for each item sold to MiNNBOX to the Friends of the Boundary Waters.
During their featured month Vestiges will make a $100 donation to Clean Water Action.
Untainted Skincare is donating 10% of their MiNNBOX sales to the Minnesota Environmental Fund.
We love water. For our green commitment, we have decided to conduct a series of beach clean-ups along the shores of Lake Superior. We are so greatful to have such a beautiful lake in Duluth and we would like to help maintain its beauty for future generations. We also feel that the plastic pollution problem is not only an oceanic problem. Clean fresh water systems should help reduce plastic … Read More
For MiNNBOX Gracia’s Great Lakes Soap will replace the soap wrapping from colored wrapping paper to compostable unbleached coffee filters and compostable stickers.
During the month that we will be featured we will plant a multitude of polinator flowers throught Duluth, MN. This will help keep our natural flora in tact and support the bees in our region.
For their Green Commitment Duluth Pack organized a beach cleanup along the shores of Lake Superior.
At Wildroots, we pride ourselves in being a small company, our footprint is very small, we are dedicated to being an environmentally responsible & conscious company. We strongly believe in minimal waste packaging. Wherever possible our packaging in reusable & recyclable. Our products are bottled & packaged in glass, tin containers, and natural cotton bags. We try to use plastics as little as possible while also keeping in … Read More
Duluth Preserving Company has a green heart! We recycle all plastic bags and cardboard boxes that come into our kitchen. We compost any food waste we create (or feed it to our chickens). We reuse jars. We combine deliveries and other errands into as few trips as possible. Duluth Preserving Company will donate $1 per jar sold by MiNNBOX to the Nature Conservancy in support of its Lake … Read More
In addition to our regular green business practices, in honor of our new partnership with MiNNBOX we will be donating 25% of our store sales for our featured month and the following month to the Minnesota Environmental Fund.