R Planet

The 8 R’s

There can be a lot of questions that you ask yourself (or random YouTubers) about tips to living a zero/low-waste lifestyle. R Planet is focused on bringing attention and awareness to the R words that can help guide others through their journey of taking care of R Planet. We encourage you to embrace the R’s from a new perspective. 1. Refuse Refuse anything that doesn't add value to your life. Refuse items that will only give you a moment of value as opposed to a lifetime of value. For example, products packaged or made from plastic. Refuse samples or freebies that...

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The Gift of Green

Let’s be real here, the holidays can be stressful! From planning family dinners to going to holiday parties to finding the perfect gifts for your friends and family. There's a lot to think about! This year, we’ve got trash on our minds! Did you know Americans produce 25% more trash from the period of Thanksgiving to New Years? We can’t be the only ones who think this is crazy.

Keep R Planet in mind this season with these green ideas! 

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A Green Halloween

It’s that time of the year! When its easy to produce a scary amount of trash without even realizing.  We’ll leave you in charge of the treats, but here’s some tricks to making Halloween a little less orange and black and a lot more green :)    Most frightening costume goes to... We all know the best part of Halloween is the costumes! Superheroes, idols, ghosts, movie characters, clowns and even food costumes all bring some frightening facts to light.  One step in a Halloween store and we’re frightened. And not just by the costumes. The shelves are stocked with...

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R Planet

On April 22, 2019, we launched our business. The initial idea was to provide others with a box of our products to ensure a smooth and sustainable transition. We wanted it to be a simple as one box. This is where the name PlanIt Box came from. We wanted it to be as simple as one box, ten sustainable products, and a single person willing to make a change.  It has now been six months. Six months of learning, loving, and living for our small business. The lessons we have learned throughout this time, the love we have endured, and...

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How to Clean Old Jars

How to Clean Old Jars

There’s nothing like the Rewarding feeling of Reusing something. It’s a great way to Reduce your waste and there’s endless ways to Repurpose them. Especially all those old pasta sauce and pickle jars. However if you don't properly clean them, you might end up with laundry detergent smelling like tomato sauce.

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