What’s greener than saving money? Green deals! On Earth Day, you can honor the planet and snag some eco-bargains at the same time.
Bring five empty plastic bags into any Disney Store, and you’ll get a free “Brave” or “Cars” reusable bag. (One per customer, while supplies last.)
In honor of National Parks Week and just in time for Earth Day, the National Park Service is waiving entrance fees to all national parks from April 22 to 26.
Send green love and save trees with free Earth Day e-cards at 123Greetings.com.
Origins will plant a tree for each limited edition Origins Earth Day product purchased between April 21 and 28. (The company has planted more than 250,000 trees around the world.) Spend $55 or more from April 21 to 28, 2013, and you’ll get a free, limited edition Earth Month 2013 tote bag.
Return any six empty MAC containers to a MAC counter or store for a free lipstick of your choice. (This promotion is ongoing.) At Westfarms mall, there’s a MAC store and a MAC counter at Nordstom. MAC counters are also in Macy’s stores in Manchester and Meriden. Find other locations at www.maccosmetics.com.
Light Bulb Finder, a free app for Android and iOS, offers recommendations for each lighting fixture and location in your home and calculates energy savings, cost and environmental impact. Once you’ve determined which bulbs you need, you can purchase them directly through the app or at suggested local retailers. Information: www.lightbulbfinder.net.