Eco-Friendly Gadgets to Reduce Your Carbon Footprints
Many gadgets that we use today consume a lot of electricity or are powered by batteries that are toxic and usually end up in landfills. However, not all high tech gadgets work is similar manner, as the latest trend is to develop gadgets that are eco friendly and are made using green materials. Following are some of the most eco-friendly gadgets available in the market.
Vers 2X iPod Dock/Speaker
Made from handcrafted wood veneer, this speaker would cost you around $150. The speaker does not contain adhesives, chemicals, or hazardous materials. Furthermore, its packing is completely recyclable and is made out of recycled material.
Bedol Water Powered Clock
Running on salt brine water, this one is available for just $16. The salt content releases electrons that power the LCD. The device only tells the time and requires a refill in weeks.
Powerfilm Rollable Solar Charger
Starting at $110, the solar charger was essentially designed for the military. This solar charger is waterproof and can power many devices, ranging from laptops to car batteries, in a sustainable manner.
Husqvarna Automower Solar Hybrid
Looking like a futuristic lawn mower, this hybrid device is available for $3000. Featuring inbuilt sensors, the Husqvarna Automower Solar Hybrid makes use of solar panels for charging.
Dell Studio Hybrid
Starting at $500, this device is an eco-friendly desktop by Dell. The Studio Hybrid has a bamboo outer shell and an energy-efficient power supply, which makes it an environmentally friendly device to the core.
Eco TV by Philips
Equipped with an onboard light sensor, this television is priced at $1400. The Eco TV can adjust the backlight of the LCD thus saving on energy.
Voltaic Generator Laptop Bag
Featuring solar panels, this bag is available for $600. One day of sunlight is enough to power your laptop. It can also charge other devices like MP3 players and phones.
Nokia 3110 Evolve
Boasting an outer shell made out of biodegradable materials, this phone is priced at $283. Although most devices draw electricity while they are plugged in; however, its charger draws zero electricity when the phone is not charging. The increasing global usage of cell phones and their disposal is causing an alarm and eco friendly phones are the way to go.
These devices will help you to reduce your carbon footprint and go green. Incorporating responsible technology that helps to conserve energy and protect the environment is something that everyone should look for.