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17 Amazing Eco-Friendly Gifts For Teens And Students

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It’s always challenging to find the perfect gift for a teenager, young adult, or student who you barely see these days, even if they are living under your own roof!

However, eco-friendly gifts are a fantastic choice for today’s young adults as it proudly shouts out to all what they are about. So don’t despair, your teen’s perfect gift lies below.

17 Eco-Friendly Gifts For Young Adults

Give Back To Small Sustainable Businesses Gift Set

Let’s be kind to the environment and make simple changes to our everyday routine.

This set is made up of female-founded businesses, that do amazing work and produce amazing plastic-free, eco-friendly products.

The perfect eco-friendly gift for any young adult.


  • 105g Organic Juniper & Berry Soap Bar By Soap Folk 
  • 140g Fig Scented Eco-Soy Wax Candle By Lux Luz x KTO
  • x18 Reusable Bamboo Make-Up Pads + Wash Bag By HUKU
  • Know The Origin Organic Cotton Drawstring Giftbag

Strike – Greta Thunberg – She Series Pin

Strike – Greta Thunberg – Original art copyright © Karen Hallion 2010

Handmade 1.5″ pin with a backing card approximately 2.5″ x 3.5.”

Each pin has two needles with two rubber backings and is made from hard enamel

Karen makes a whole range of pins alongside other strong female and unique artwork.

Please visit Karen’s shop at:

And please check out my post: /27-brilliant-quotes-about-sustainability-for-the-eco-warrior

Seersucker Tom Organic Cotton Shirt Camel

Classic fit short sleeve shirt with natural Corozo buttons in a striped Organic Cotton fabric.

Thinking Mu only uses organic, up-cycled, or recycled fibers and fabrics in all of their collections.

The dyeing process is natural, low-impact, and biodegradable. The printing technique is digital, water-based, and biodegradable.

Organic Cotton facilitates the future recycling of the product. Organic certificates by GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standards) help protect farmers with healthy soil.

100% Organic Cotton 


Genuine Gemstones -8mm Blue Lemurian Aquatine Calcite & Green Aquamarine with 10mm focal

Rose gold-filled spacers and latex-free – strong stretch cord

These are bracelets are made to order. Sizes are actual wrist circumference, not the length of the bracelet. 

For a little ocean magic, click the link to read a few awesome and inspiring Sylvia Earle quotes concerning ocean conservation that continues to inspire people in all regions of the world!

Pet Baked Bean, The Perfect Vegan gift

A friendly pet baked bean in a tiny glass bottle.

This little bean is happy to sit on the dashboard of your car, on your desk or on your kitchen shelf, or wherever you like.

Bean has even been seen in the garden watching the runner beans growing!

And great news, Bean is not stuck down so he can be taken out of the bottle for an adventure or just jump around in there! 🙂

TinofBeans have many more small pets for you to look at ranging from cake to ghosts so please click the link. You won’t be sorry you did!

Plastic-Free Razor Shaving Starter Pack with Organic Cotton Pouch

This beautifully presented starter pack is all you need to begin shaving sustainably.

Beautifully aesthetic, practical, and functional the Rose & Thorne Double Edge Safety ‘Eco’ Razor has a long-length handle and sleek minimal design.

This makes the Rose & Thorne safety razor perfectly balanced and easy to use for all sexes although care should be taken.

This is not a razor that should be used without great care. Parental guidance is advised for anyone beginning to shave for the first time.

The Starter pack includes: 

  • The Rose & Thorne Double Edge Safety ‘Eco’ Razor.
  • Eco-friendly Oeko-Tex certified cotton travel pouch.
  • 5 x Gillette 7 o’clock sharp edge DE razor blades.
  • The Rose & Thorne razor blade disposal tin.

Personalized 100% Biodegradable Eco-friendly AirPod Case for AirPod 1, 2, & Pro.

Panda Blossom AirPod cases are made from natural wheat straw.

They are 100% recyclable and 100% biodegradable in soil and shipped in non-plastic recyclable packaging.

Panda Blossom AirPod cases are eco-friendly, luxurious, durable, highly fashionable, and make a strong statement about how to be eco-conscious!

PandaBlossoms offer a wide range of eco-friendly gifts for Apple products and are well worth a visit for that personalized gift.

Luxury Eco-Friendly Zero-Waste Gift Set

Luxury Eco-Friendly Gift Box containing everything needed to complement or help start that special someone’s zero waste journey.

This box contains:

  • 2 Luxury Body Soaps
  • Solid Conditioner Bar
  • Mini Shampoo Bar
  • Face Soap
  • Wooden Soap Dish
  • Lip Balm
  • 10 Organic Cotton Face Pads with mesh pouch for machine washing
  • Bamboo Wash Pouch

Bamboo Hair Wrap Towel

Made of environmentally friendly, super soft bamboo, it’s perfect for wrapping wet hair, soaking up hair like a hair towel, and holding it in place, while you complete your beauty routine.

This amazing bamboo wrap eliminates the need to rub your hair, which can damage hair strands and cuticles, so less frizz and tangles. 

Bamboo Hair Wrap Towels are a delightful pampering alternative to nylon and plastic-based options, and are also gentler on the environment.

Why not buy two of these Eco-friendly gifts and give one to that extra special person in your life. ♥

Metal Vegan Pin Badge

When you’re really into heavy metal but also don’t want to eat animals… and being vegan is the most metal thing ever!

Or you just want to make a statement without the hassle and fuss of having to explain yourself every time.

This badge screams I AM VEGAN!

Bamboo Makeup Brush Set of 15

Challenging the standards for makeup brushes HUKU brushes are made from sustainably sourced bamboo handles with vegan-friendly Taklon bristles.

An additional aluminum ferrule makes them super durable whilst looking gorgeous! 

Each brush is individually wrapped in craft paper with an organic cotton canvas bag included to keep your brushes safe and clean.

Delivered in a high-quality cardboard gift box with embossed lettering sustainable beauty has never been so luxurious.

Hemp iPad – Tablet Case – Pouch. 12 & 13 inches.

This hemp pouch is perfect to fit your tablet or e-reader!

Hemp is naturally antibacterial, anti-fungal, water-resistant, incredibly durable, and hard-wearing.

Gentle on the earth it grows without the need for chemicals and actually replenishes the soil. It also grows wild in Nepal!

Help support the Handicrafters of Nepal and fight poverty by purchasing from Heaven Hemp, a Nepali & British-owned company that supports sustainability, earth-friendly practices, and trading fairly and ethically.

The Now Watch – Mindfulness Gift

Time has no beginning or end, it simply is.

The Now Watch is designed to return your mind to the importance of being present in the moment and appreciating the life all around you.

Today you can create your future, Now you can seize the day.

The Now Watch – Bamboo & Cork – Eco-Friendly – Mindfulness Gift – Express Your Here And Now

Rainbow Organic T-shirt
‘You can’t have a rainbow without a little rain’

These ORGANIC T-shirts are 100% ring-spun combed organic cotton grown on sustainable plantations, meaning:

• Unrivalled softness
• Global Organic Textile standard approved (GOTS)
• Made under the FAIR WEAR foundation’s strict social responsibility conditions
• PETA Vegan approved

The WATER BASED inks are:

• 100% non-hazardous
• 100% Toxic-free
• Biodegradable
• Contain zero animal by-products

Cyclotricity The Beast 1500w 16aH Electric Bike

The Beast is perfect for any young adult as it has one of the biggest outputs amongst pedal-assisted bicycles in its class.

All this power means that it can easily accelerate quickly away from danger before climbing into those steep muddy inclines when off-road thrill-seeking.

Key Features are:

  • 1500W/250W Dual power motor
  • Alloy Frame
  • Suntour forks 100mm
  • Suntour A5 Air Rear Shock 100MM
  • Shimano Altus 9 Speed Gearing
  • 27.5 x 2.2″ Tyres
  • Frame size: 18″  Alloy 6061 frame, Suitable for  5′ 5″ – 6′ 1″(Feet)

Yawboard All-Terrain

The only scooter-style vehicle with a snowboard-style ride, and with double kingpin trucks to give you amazing agility and response through every twist and turn.

This board really is All-Terrain, All-Adrenaline, and All-Action!

Featuring a combination of bamboo and fiberglass drop deck, aluminum forged trucks, ceramic bearings, and a heat-treated handle that delivers all the excitement, quality, and reliability you expect.

70 QUOTES – Social Media Pack – Instant Download

The perfect eco-friendly social media pack download of 70 social media Instagram quotes for any budding eco-warrior!

Having a selection of quotes on hand for social media will help to achieve brand consistency and shorten any content creation process!

Simply upload these quotes to Canva to add your website, logo, and borders to make them your own!

In Summary

I hope you found these Eco-Friendly gifts ideas inspirational and have prompted you to think in a more green and friendly way about gift-giving.

Please click through to other articles on the site as they are all written with the new sustainability person in mind.

Thank you.

A proud father of two boys, an amateur actor, and a green living enthusiast, Mark has been sharing hints, tips, and sustainable living content on his website Sustainability Dad since august 2019.

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