Dedicated enviros shun consumption, and for good reason. But some consumer items aren’t all bad, and might even (gasp!) be good, particularly if they replace more harmful products or encourage greener living. We’ve rounded up 10 gadgets that a loyal greenie can covet in good conscience.
This kick-ass bicycle doesn’t just fold up for easy storage and transport; it’s also a respectable touring bike. Use it for everything from multi-sport adventures (think bike-kayak-bike trips) to business travel. The only downside: Bike Fridays, like other foldables, are significantly pricier than your average commuter bike — but they’re also significantly cooler.
(Read a first-hand account from a Bike Friday tester.)