What’s the Importance of Eco-Friendly Garage Doors?

When you think of eco-friendly practices in your home, you may think of energy-efficient kitchen appliances or insulated windows before your thoughts turn to the garage door. But you shouldn’t leave garage doors out! Eco-friendly practices in choosing garage doors are as important as they...

How To Be a More Conscious Consumer

There’s no denying it—we’re living in an age where more is more and where “stuff” signifies social standing. While it’s important to take a step back and evaluate what you actually need versus what you want, there is also no shame in the shopping game....

Water Brands That Give Back

Believe it or not, it’s that time of year again! Yes, World Water Week (Aug. 27-Sept. 1) is almost upon us. It’s organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute and is the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues. Thousands of individuals from all...

Making Your Kitchen More Kid and Eco Friendly

In becoming more and more aware of the looming dangers of plastics, toxicities and other harmful chemicals embedded in the products we use daily, it’s important to recognize and reconsider what products we choose to use for the future, and most importantly—what products (and ingredients)...

GREEN FESTIVAL EXPO, NYC – Roundup

Happy Earth Day!   This past weekend the Eco18 team attended the annual NYC’s Green Festival which took place at the Javits Convention Center. The event is always a great place to talk with companies, brands, services and non-profits that came together to continue to educate about “Green...

Expo West 2016 – 18 Favs Roundup

Photo Credit: Michael Kravit The eco18 team recently returned from the world’s largest natural product event, the 36th Annual Natural Products Expo West trade show in Anaheim, CA. There were over 3,000 exhibitors and some 77,000 attendees—quite an experience! Natural Products Expo West is the preeminent show...

Expo East 2015 – 18 Favorites

The eco18 team recently attended the 30th Annual Natural Products Expo East trade show in Baltimore, MA. Out of the 1,350 exhibitors, over 25 percent were new company launches. This year, the show saw a debut of over 400 new brands that utilized Expo East...