The Ten Greenest, Greatest Christmas Gifts: 1. Recycling set, 2. Graywater Sink, 3. Bicycle, 4. Raised Garden Bed, 5. Walking Shoes, 6. Honda Insight, 7. Nest Thermostat, 8. Big Ass Fan, 9. Pellet Sto

Nov 26, 2014 2:48:07 PM / by Chuck Lohre

Happy Holidays Everyone!

We thought we'd come up with the top ten greenest holiday presents, so here we go in order of importance.

Great Christmas Presents 1. A recycling organizer - We all want to recycle more but everyone has a hard time knowing what and how to recycle. Here's a great organizer that fits just about everywhere and you'll enjoy sharing the amazing results with your friends. Find more at http://www.uline.com/BL_8806/Stackable-Recycle-Bins

2. The Sink Positive toilet adapter will make you feel great three times a day! Cut your water use by 10% with out sacrificing anything. It easily attaches to the top of you lou and you get immediate satisfaction. It got us to LEED Platinum http://www.usgbc.org/resources/sink-perfect-adaptor 2. The Sink Positive toilet adapter will make you feel great three times a day! Cut your water use by 10% without sacrificing anything. It easily attaches to the top of your lou and you get immediate satisfaction. It got us to LEED Platinum http://sinkpositive.com/web/

Coveted Sustainability 3. A wooden bicycle demonstrates nature's best composite material and gets all the looks as you cruise down the avenue. Get your order in today at http://sojournercyclery.com

4. Raised bed gardens are easy to plant and harvest. We like ours downtown, the deer aren't around! Get yours at http://www.onesmallgarden.com/raised-beds/ 4. Raised bed gardens are easy to plant and harvest. We like ours downtown, the deer aren't around! Get yours at http://www.onesmallgarden.com/raised-beds/

5. We all should walk more and what better way than to share the experience with another in need around the world. Tom's will help you do that  http://www.toms.com/men/black-floral-paisley-mens-brogues 5. We all should walk more and what better way than to share the experience with another in need around the world. Tom's will help you do that http://www.toms.com/men/black-floral-paisley-mens-brogues

6. 2000-2006 Honda Insight - Sometimes you gotta ride but there was no better ride than this little baby that can get 100 mpg. The only car honored by the Sierra Club they run great and save at the same time. Check them out and call if you have any questions http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1090932_buying-a-used-2000-2006-honda-insight-hybrid-the-guide 6. 2000-2006 Honda Insight - Sometimes you gotta ride but there is no better ride than this little baby that can get 100 mpg if you drive just right. The only car honored by the Sierra Club they run great and save at the same time. Check them out and call if you have any questions http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1090932_buying-a-used-2000-2006-honda-insight-hybrid-the-guide

7. Nest Thermostat - Does everything they say and you are in complete control! You can't save what you don't measure and this makes it fun https://nest.com 7. Nest Thermostat - Does everything they say, even works together with the Big Ass Fan No. 8 to save and you are in complete control! You can't save what you don't measure and this makes it fun https://nest.com

8. Big Ass Fan - Yes that is the company's name but it should be the coolest, smartest and most beautiful fan company. Super quiet and the woodland forest setting varies the fan as gentle forest breezes sway to and fro http://www.bigassfans.com/big-ass-fans-introduces-integration-nest-learning-thermostat/ 8. Big Ass Fan - Yes that is the company's name but it should be the coolest, smartest and most beautiful fan company. Super quiet and the woodland forest setting varies the fan as gentle breezes sway to and fro http://www.bigassfans.com/big-ass-fans-introduces-integration-nest-learning-thermostat/

9. Waste sawdust pellet grill - You wouldn't believe it but sawdust is considered a renewable energy resource by the U.S. Green Building Council, we have a pellet stove in our LEED Platinum office. And you get the hardwood smell for free. Check out Trager Grills http://www.traegergrills.com/shop/detail/BBQ055#.VHZzTIfCAvY 9. Waste sawdust pellet grill - You wouldn't believe it but sawdust is considered a renewable energy resource by the U.S. Green Building Council, we have a pellet stove in our LEED Platinum office and you get the hardwood smoke for free. Check out Trager Grills http://www.traegergrills.com/shop/detail/BBQ055#.VHZzTIfCAvY

10. Glider Ride - Experience the amazing sensation of flying like an eagle. No sound, no engine, no worries! An unbelievable experience http://soar-ccsc.com/Gift-Of-Flight 10. Glider Ride - Experience the amazing sensation of flying like an eagle. No sound, no engine, no worries! An unbelievable experience http://soar-ccsc.com/Gift-Of-Flight

Topics: Ohio Recyclers Association, LEED Platinum Home/Office Project, Cincinnati Industrial Marketing Blog Archives, Ohio Recyclers, Big Ass Fans LEED Gold, Cincinnati Bike Share, Cincinnati State Renewable Energy Course, Cincinnati Electric Car Club, Honda Insight

Chuck Lohre

Written by Chuck Lohre

Owner of Lohre & Associates Marketing Communications. The company celebrated their 80th Anniversary in 2015, his 38th.