From baby care to sustainable, fair-trade clothing, Green and Greener is well-stocked in alternatives to buying things Made in China.
In the area of home décor, the store boasts a corner devoted to light bulb decision-making, complete with facts about each type. Bedding, cleaning supplies, and interior paint supplies also fill its shelves.
For the eco-conscious birthday girl or boy, the store offers gifts ranging from quirky to practical, unique soaps, body care --- and gift wrap to feel good about.
What's more, the service is exceptional and friendly, and they even have a Youtube channel .
- “We only use paper made with recycled post-consumer waste, or made without trees, and we use vegetable-based inks whenever possible.
- “We buy as locally as possible to avoid shipping long distances and to support our local economy.
- “We donate at least 1% of our sales to charities.”
Green and Greener is located at 4838 Laurel Canyon Blvd., off of Riverside Dr. in Valley Village, next to Jack-in-the-Box.
(The author discovered this store through Green America organization’s National Green Pages, which you can read about here: Green "yellow pages" in stores now.)