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Earth Day 2024 Tips for a Greener Future

For decades, the world has been celebrating Earth Day, a chance to have coordinated conversations about our climate and our future. To further share some of the most innovative products on the market in 2024, here are my top tips and picks.

Buy a carbon neutral laptop: Asus Zenbook S13 OLED

The Asus Zenbook S13 OLED is designed for carbon neutrality. ASUS has managed to squeeze in an Intel Core Ultra 7, a 3k OLED screen, a state-of-the-art battery that can last for more than 16 hours of streaming, all in a beautiful slim design – all that to say that you’re getting the performance you need and the power you want. The laptop is finished with Plasma Ceramic Aluminum, which is possible thanks to an environmentally low-impact process. The packaging is also eco-friendly with zero plastics used and a glue-free design. If you’re looking for a new laptop, the Asus Zenbook S13 OLED is a super thin at 1cm, super light at 1kg and a super sustainable choice – in fact, it’s the World’s slimmest OLED Ultraportable laptop.

Choose an EV for greener mobility: BMW i4

The BMW i4 has earned many awards in Canada, including the single most important automotive award – which is the: Automobile Journalists Association of Canada’s 2023 Canadian Car of the Year – the First fully electric vehicle to earn this title. Sustainability was an integral part of the development of the new BMW i4. From the sourcing of materials, to the production of the i4 itself, to recycling its components down the road, every step of the process was designed to reduce the carbon footprint of the BMW i4.

Upgrade to eco-friendly laundry: Profile UltraFast Combo

We all know the biggest pain point for all-in-one washer-dryer laundry machines is the amount of time it takes to wash and dry a load – sometimes up to eight hours, which uses a lot of energy! But Profile Appliances solves this problem with their new energy-efficient all-in-one, the Profile UltraFast Combo. The Profile UltraFast Combo lets you wash and dry a load of laundry in about two hours. Since it’s an all in one machine, you don’t have to transfer the load. Also, it’s ventless so you can even put it in any small space like a closet. The Profile UltraFast Combo is environmentally friendly. The ductless heat pump technology delivers 50% more energy-efficient drying compared to a regular dryer.

Clean your air at home: Ecologicca Breeze

The Ecologicca Breeze is small, but mighty. This doctor-recommended compact active air purifier is equipped with two filtration speeds, a whisper-quiet fan, and HydroClear Technology™. The Breeze removes 99.97% of pollutants while creating new, clean air making it great for offices, dorms, and bedrooms. Yes, this device is lightweight and portable so you can take the Breeze with you wherever you go so you can breathe easy in any space.