2022 Avocado Impact Report
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The Undeniable Appeal of a Clothing Swap

Abigail Barronian | September 12, 2023 | 4 min read

There’s no buyer’s remorse — or environmental impact — when you shop at a clothing swap.

Why Natural Latex Mattresses Cost More

Meredith O'Connor | July 18, 2023 | 1 min read

How does tree sap become a bed? And what makes natural latex mattresses so expensive?

The Mattress Certifications You Need to Know

Meredith O'Connor | July 11, 2023 | 2 min read

We’re breaking down the most trusted mattress certifications so you can find the bed that fits your needs and values.

What Is Circular Fashion?

Patty Lee | June 21, 2023 | 3 min read

Our planet is drowning in castoff clothing. Shifting consumer and industry mindsets toward circular fashion could help curb waste.

The Hidden Cost of Fast Shipping

Tara Janani | June 14, 2023 | 2 min read

We can buy just about anything online — and receive it almost immediately. But our addiction to fast shipping comes with consequences. Gone are the days when most goods purchased online took seven to 10 business days to reach front doors. Now, millions of shoppers expect to buy an item one day and receive it […]

6 Summer Bedroom Essentials

Meredith O'Connor | June 07, 2023 | 4 min read

Breathe easy and sleep cool all summer long with these simple, sustainable bedroom updates.

How to Shop For Clean, Sustainable Beauty Products

Cecilia Huang | May 31, 2023 | 4 min read

Refreshing your beauty and self-care products with clean, sustainable alternatives is an easy way to make healthier choices that are better for you and the planet.

Why We Need to Protect Pollinators

Jenni Gritters | May 24, 2023 | 4 min read

Pollinators help us grow food and breathe clean air. A healthy planet depends on safeguarding the future of these essential species.

Refill Stores Are Trending — Here’s Why That Matters

Tara Janani | May 15, 2023 | 3 min read

Shopping sustainably is easier than ever thanks to zero-waste refill stores that enable consumers to reduce plastic and packaging waste associated with grocery items.

What Is Zero Waste?

Meredith O'Connor | May 08, 2023 | 4 min read

It’s impossible to eliminate 100 percent of waste, but zero-waste initiatives are key to fighting climate change.

Grass Is Out. Clover Lawns Are In.

Meredith O'Connor | April 26, 2023 | 3 min read

Want to finally grow a vibrant green lawn that will be the envy of the neighborhood? Put down the grass seed.

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