By Maryclaire Manard
7 Day Countdown to the TOP Brands on Cluey
Did you know that at Cluey we have over 6,000 brands that you can search to discover their impacts to align your purchases with your values? Pretty cool, right? The only problem: sometimes you don’t have all the time in the world to just search and search, and sometimes you just want to know what are the best brands that you can feel good about supporting.
We’ve got you covered.
Of all the brands in our database, almost 9% of them score above a B- or higher for both people and planet impact ratings. We should also note, about the same amount of brands score a D or lower for people and planet impacts. We rounded up those 500+ brands into a “Top Brands List” broken down by category, and to build the excitement for publishing that top list, we are counting down the days! Each day, we’ll feature a top overall list. For example, today, we’re listing the top 7 cosmetic brands on Cluey.
Day 7 of the 7-day countdown: Top 7 Cosmetic Brands on Cluey
Day 6 of the 7-day countdown: Top 6 Coffee Brands on Cluey
But first, did you know that coffee beans are among the least ethically produced goods in the world? From forced and child labor concerns to environmental degradation, not to mention, coffee farmer receive less than 1% of revenue from every cup of coffee. This reality has plagued the big coffee brands like Nespresso and Starbucks in the past. That’s why, when we look for brands in this category, having a commitment to being fair trade is a must. You’ll notice, all six brands have various commitments to fair trade policies (certifications vary in this space.. stay tuned for a future blog post about it!)
- Rockin’ Cat (“Fairtrade America” certified coffees)
- Amavida (part of the “Fair Trade Proof” member network)
- Larry’s Coffee (part of the “Fair Trade Proof” member network)
- Grounds for Change (“Fair for Life” certified)
- Just Coffee Co-op (part of the “Fair Trade Proof” member network)
- Conscious Coffees (sources from Co-op Coffees, a member of the “Fair Trade Proof” network, “Fairtrade International” certified, and a member of the “Fair Trade Federation”)
Day 5 of the 7-day countdown: Top 5 Mattress Brands on Cluey
Day 5 is here, and we have you covered on the top mattress brands for both people and the planet. Not to mention, these brands boast strong user reviews and some even are named top pick by The New York Times’ Wirecutter Review team:
Day 4 of the 7-day countdown: Top 4 Pet Brands on Cluey
Down to day four of the 7 day countdown to top brands on Cluey! 🎉 Today we’re focusing on your furry best friends 🐾 🐶 🐱 Top four pet brands on Cluey!
Day 3 of the 7-day countdown: Top 3 All-Purpose Cleaner Brands on Cluey
We’re just a few days away to publishing the top brands on Cluey! 🎉 Today’s top brands we’re featuring that score highest overall for combined positive impacts on both people and the planet are multi-purpose cleaning brands 🧼 🧽 Check them out! 👇
Day 2 of the 7-day countdown: Top 2 Milk Brands on Cluey
Just two more days until we publish the 500+ brands that score highest overall for people and planet on Cluey 🎉 Today, we’re asking one question, “got milk?” 🥛 If you haven’t hopped onto the plant-based milk 🌱 train yet (we def recommend trying it out!), then check out these top brands for regular milk 🐄…
- Clover Sonoma (was the first dairy in the US to become American Humane Certified 🐮)
- Stonyfield (And bonus… #3 is Horizon Organic )
Day 1 of the 7-day countdown: Top 1 Reusable Water Bottle Brand on Cluey
Tomorrow is the day!! 🎉 And we’re ending our countdown with the most classic item in your sustainability toolkit: the reusable water bottle 💦 Our top brand pick Klean Kanteen has it 👏 going 👏 on!… here are just a few reasons why it’s #1 🥇…
- Family & employee owned 🤝
- B corp certified ✅
- Climate neutral certified 💨
- 1% for the planet member 🌎
- Dozens of product sizes, functions, and colors 🌈
- Cost comparable (actually a tad less expensive) than other popular brands (rhymes with smydrosmlask) 💰
- Superb function for temperature control 🥵 🥶 (20 hrs for hot, and 50 hours for iced!)
- Sells other reusable goodies like lunchboxes 🍱
- BPA-free and stainless steel 🛸
Way to go, Klean Kanteen 🤩🥳!
And follow along tomorrow as we release the top 500 brands on Cluey ranging across every consumer category! 🎉🎉