From green smoothie recipes to over a million ways to recycle, we picked these nine really cool green apps for both iOS and Android to help you live healthy, live well and save the Earth.
Mindful shopping just got easier with GoodGuide, an app that tells you exactly which healthy, green and ethical products to buy for your home. From baby shampoo to pet food, just send GoodGuide a snapshot of the item’s barcode and the app instantly evaluates its health, environmental and social performance ratings.
2. Green Smoothies
Whip up a tall glass of classic strawberry kale with Green Smoothies, the official app of green smoothie pioneer Victoria Boutenko of The Raw Family. With over a hundred delicious smoothie recipes to try, this app takes the guesswork out of knowing which ingredients to use for your next healthy drink.
Featured in TechCrunch, AllThingsD and Lifehacker, PaperKarma saves you the trouble of managing unwanted junk mail while minimizing your daily paper consumption.
Simply snap a photo of your junk mail, hit the Unsubscribe button, and PaperKarma takes care of removing it from your mailbox for good.
From plastic bottles to dusty VHS tapes, iRecycle is your go-to app for knowing what, where and how to recycle just about anything. It’s packed with over a million tips and ideas on how to recycle 350 types of materials, making it really easy for you to clear up space and do your part for the environment.
Once you’ve filled your recycle bins, you can search for the nearest local recycling center to drop it all off. How convenient!