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100 Gifts for the Environmentalist

From Growing Garden Terrariums to Solar-Powered Backpacks

— November 24, 2015 — Eco
With Christmas only a month away, these gifts for the environmentalist are perfect for those who prefer eco-friendly products. In recent years, many brands have made a strong effort to produce products that have a minimal impact on the plant. These sustainable products are gifts that will benefit the consumer and the environment at the same time.

For the person on your list who is trying to live a more sustainable lifestyle, there are a number of products that help consumers get in touch with nature. For example, there are home-based gardening kits that help consumers grow their own produce and herbs. There are also high-tech solar chargers that make it easier for consumers to reduce their energy consumption.

If you're looking for stocking stuffers, there are a number of eco-friendly gifts made from sustainable materials. These creative eco gifts include sustainable sunglasses made from recycled fishing nets, solar-powered smartphone chargers and even stationary sets derived from animal waste.

These gifts for the environmentalist are sure to help you cross another person off of your holiday shopping list.
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Solar-Powered Smart Coolers
Solar-Powered Smart Coolers
The nipi Cooler Boasts Many Functions like LED Lights and Dry Storage
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99
Sustainable Plant Lamps
Sustainable Plant Lamps
The 'Plantalámpara' Supplies Rural Electricity to Remote Jungle Areas
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98
Intuitive Eco-Friendly Chargers
Intuitive Eco-Friendly Chargers
This Smart Charger Charges Devices Quickly and Efficiently
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97
Recycled Tire Footwear
Recycled Tire Footwear
Timberland and Omni United are Creating Recycled Shoes Out of Used Tires
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96
Device-Charging Mats
Device-Charging Mats
The Beachil is a Solar-Powered Lounging Mat Used for Charging Electronics
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95
Floating Bamboo Sunglasses
Floating Bamboo Sunglasses
These Eco-Friendly Sunglasses are Sustainable and Float on Water
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94
Eco-Friendly Bottle Stoppers
Eco-Friendly Bottle Stoppers
This Decorative Wine Cork is Made From Recycled Tree Bark
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93
Sustainable Wood Earbuds
Sustainable Wood Earbuds
The Simple Woodbuds In-Ear Headphones are Made With Eco-Friendly Walnut
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92
Disposable Bed Sheets
Disposable Bed Sheets
These Sheets by Beantown Bedding are Eco-Friendly & Can Be Composted
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91
Erasable Bamboo Tablets
Erasable Bamboo Tablets
Three by Three Seattle Makes an Eco-Friendly Dry-Erase Surface
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90
Recycled Wool Footwear
Recycled Wool Footwear
Sierra Club's Eco-Friendly Socks Are Made With Repurposed Materials
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89
Biodegradable Helmets
Biodegradable Helmets
The Giro Silo Helmet is an Eco-Friendly Option for Cyclists
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88
Eco-Friendly Dominos
Eco-Friendly Dominos
This Company Reinvented a Classic Game of Strategy
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87
Eco Yoga Mats
Eco Yoga Mats
These Flexible Foams From Bloom are Derived From Sustainably Sourced Algae Biomass
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86
UpCycling Battery Packs
UpCycling Battery Packs
'Better Re' Allows Consumers to Use Leftover Energy to Charge New Devices
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85
Planted-Powered Lamps
Planted-Powered Lamps
This 'Plant Lamp' Utilizes Microorganisms to illuminate
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84
Upcycled Surfboard Bags
Upcycled Surfboard Bags
This Company is Turning Old Billboards into Brand New Accessories
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83
Eco-Friendly Garden Gadgets
Eco-Friendly Garden Gadgets
The Rachio IRO Smart Irrigation Controller Lets You Optimize Watering
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82
Coconut Wax Candles
Coconut Wax Candles
'Keap' Candles are Eco-friendly, Handmade and Come in a Reusable Glass
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81
Solar-Powered Clothespins
Solar-Powered Clothespins
This Clever Clothesline Clip Doubles as an Eco-Friendly Light Source
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80
Woven Metal Tea Accessories
Woven Metal Tea Accessories
'Toast Living' Has Created a Line of These Metal Tea Accessories
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Eco-Friendly Way-Finders
Eco-Friendly Way-Finders
This Bamboo Flashlight is an Opportunity Seized for Minimizing Materials
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78
Eco-Friendly Yoga Attire
Eco-Friendly Yoga Attire
This New Line is Perfect for Celebrating National Yoga Month
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77
Cork Card Holders
Cork Card Holders
This Eco-Friendly Card Holder is a Good Alternative to Bulky Wallets
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Solar-Powered Keyboards
Solar-Powered Keyboards
This Logitech Solar Keyboard Works with Both Natural and Artificial Light
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75
Recycled Down Jackets
Recycled Down Jackets
This Sustainable Clothing Line Aims to Extend the Life of Raw Materials
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Foot-Powered Washing Machines
Foot-Powered Washing Machines
The Foot-Power Washer Allows You to Wash Clothes Anywhere
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Eco-Friendly Indoor Lamps
Eco-Friendly Indoor Lamps
La Lampe Petite Can Shine for Up to Nine Hours After Charging in the Sun
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72
Solar Panel Smartphone Shields
Solar Panel Smartphone Shields
The JUS iPhone Solar Battery Case Provides Additional Charges
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Eco-Friendly Modular Phones
Eco-Friendly Modular Phones
This Sustainable Smartphone is Made From Ethically Sourced Materials
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70
Upcycled Bottle Bedding
Upcycled Bottle Bedding
W Hotels Totes Eco Luxury with Sheets Made from Upcycled Plastic Bottles
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Natural Eco-Friendly Neckties
Natural Eco-Friendly Neckties
The Cork Necktie is Sustainably Crafted in Portugal
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68
Tree-Sprouting Books
Tree-Sprouting Books
Argentinean Publishers Have Designed a Picture Book That Grows into a Tree
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67
Convenient Solar Radios
Convenient Solar Radios
CB2's Sun-Powered Audio Accessory is Great for Outdoor Use
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66
Pedal-Powered Eyewear
Pedal-Powered Eyewear
These Sustainable Sunglasses are Made Using Pedal-Power and Recycled Wood
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Upcycled Barrel Sunglasses
Upcycled Barrel Sunglasses
These Wooden Sunglasses are Made from Old Whiskey Barrels
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64
Eco-Friendly Printers
Eco-Friendly Printers
This Sustainable Epson Printer Comes with Refillable Ink Tanks
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63
Sustainable Woolen Furniture
Sustainable Woolen Furniture
This Furniture Line Uses Sheep Wool to Form a Solid Piece of Material
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62
Hemp-Infused Apparel
Hemp-Infused Apparel
This Company Makes Clothing Out of Organic Textiles and Renewable Materials
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61
Miniature Mushroom Gardens
Miniature Mushroom Gardens
The 'Back to the Roots' Kit Lets You Grow Mushrooms Right from the Box
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Eco-Friendly Lighting Solutions
Eco-Friendly Lighting Solutions
The Innoo Tech Solar-Powered LED String Lights are Useful Yet Chic
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Growing Garden Terrariums
Growing Garden Terrariums
The Fiskars KitchenGarden is a Great Way to Grow Fresh Herbs at Home
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Animal Waste Stationary
Animal Waste Stationary
These Sustainable Paper Products are Made from Elephant Feces
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Recycled Cork Backpacks
Recycled Cork Backpacks
This Durable Line of Backpacks is Made from Sustainable Materials
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Sustainable Hanging Furniture
Sustainable Hanging Furniture
This Eco-Friendly Hammock Chair is Perfect for Relaxed Spaces
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Eco-Friendly Device Cradles
Eco-Friendly Device Cradles
The FistCase Wooden Tablet Shelf is Crafted as a Home For Your Devices
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Upcycled Skateboard Guitars
Upcycled Skateboard Guitars
These Handcrafted Guitars are Made from Used Wooden Skateboard Decks
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Plantable Seed Cards
Plantable Seed Cards
This All-Natural Seed Paper Makes a Perfect Eco-Friendly Gift
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Solar-Powered Outdoor Speakers
Solar-Powered Outdoor Speakers
ECOXGEAR's ECOSMART HD SolarTM Audio Systems are Shock-Proof
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51
Eco Oil Dispensers
Eco Oil Dispensers
Prepara's Tabletop Oil Mister is a Healthy Alternative to Aerosol Containers
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50
Body Heat-Powered Flashlights
Body Heat-Powered Flashlights
The Lumen Flashlight Doesn't Require Batteries or Chargers
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49
Eco Rattle Toys
Eco Rattle Toys
Re-Think It's Organic Cotton Rattle Encourages Sustainability
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Water-Saving Gardening Vessels
Water-Saving Gardening Vessels
The Oya by GrowOya Slowly Dispenses Water Directly to the Roots
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Resourceful Water Spouts
Resourceful Water Spouts
Reusable Water Bottle Lids Give Second Lives to Used Drink Containers
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Scrap Wood Tables
Scrap Wood Tables
Pascali Semerdjian Arquitetos Designs Chic Eco-Friendly Furniture
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Waste-Integrated Furniture
Waste-Integrated Furniture
Ilaria Bianchi's Upcycled Furniture Boasts Forms Made from Recycling
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Eco Footprint-Tracking Wearables
Eco Footprint-Tracking Wearables
The 'Worldbeing' Shows How Your Choices Affect the Environment
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Sustainable Cork Wallets
Sustainable Cork Wallets
The 'Origami One' is a Slim Billfold Wallet Made from Eco-Friendly Fabric
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Bacteria-Eliminating Utensils
Bacteria-Eliminating Utensils
These Maple Wood Utensils Don't Absorb Flavor or Bacteria
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Arborous Device Chargers
Arborous Device Chargers
This Design-Conscious Solar Charging Station Resembles a Ginkgo Tree
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Electricity-Free Treadmills
Electricity-Free Treadmills
This Eco-Friendly Workout Machine is Completely Self-Powered
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Solar-Powered Parkas
Solar-Powered Parkas
This Fashionable Solar Parka Boasts Hip Pockets That Double as Phone Chargers
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Conflict-Battling Bottles
Conflict-Battling Bottles
The WELLY Bottle is a Sustainable Option That Gives Back to the Planet
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Garden-Growing Fish Tanks
Garden-Growing Fish Tanks
This Fish Tank Water Garden is from Startup Back to the Roots
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Solar-Powered Backpacks
Solar-Powered Backpacks
The New 'Solar Backpack' Features a Handy Eco-Friendly Charging Panel
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Culinary Seed Kits
Culinary Seed Kits
Labour and Wait's Handy Kit is Ideal for Urban Gardeners
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Eco Origami Lighting
Eco Origami Lighting
The Airy Lamp by Studio 24° is Paper-Made and Inspired by Clouds
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Cork Yoga Mats
Cork Yoga Mats
Yoloha Mats are Mindfully Made with Sustainable Materials
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Reusable Bamboo Dishware
Reusable Bamboo Dishware
This Bamboo Tableware Set Resembles Disposable Paper
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Flat-Packed Planters
Flat-Packed Planters
The 'Vas' Modular Planter Allows You to Take Gardening Indoors
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Plant-Based Dishware
Plant-Based Dishware
'Planetware' Are Zero-Waste Dishes Made Entirely from Vegetables
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Machineless Coffee Brewers
Machineless Coffee Brewers
'Little Dripper' is an Eco-Friendly Pour-Over Coffee Brewer
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Solar-Powered Battery Chargers
Solar-Powered Battery Chargers
SPOR by David Hunt and Jason Browne is Bite-Sized for Everyday Use
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Sustainable Wooden Amplifiers
Sustainable Wooden Amplifiers
The Amplio Bamboo Speaker Provides Crisp Audio without Electricity
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High-Tech Solar Chargers
High-Tech Solar Chargers
The Vapium Spring Powers Its Accompanying Vaporizer with Green Energy
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Recycled Paper Hangers
Recycled Paper Hangers
These Sturdy Space-Saving Clothes Hangers are Made From Recycled Paper
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Eco-Friendly Wallets
Eco-Friendly Wallets
Mobi Wallets are Crafted from Cork and Brass for an Exceptional Finish
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Biodegradable Bowls
Biodegradable Bowls
This Line of Stylish and Functional Tableware is Made from Food Waste
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Natural Barbecue Scrapers
Natural Barbecue Scrapers
The Cedar Scraper is a Clean Barbecue Alternative to the Bristle Brush
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Solar-Powered Lanterns
Solar-Powered Lanterns
'Solarpuff' are Tiny Flexible Lanterns That Run Entirely on Solar Power
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Upcycled Ocean Trash Eyewear
Upcycled Ocean Trash Eyewear
These Sunglasses are Made from Recycled Fishing Nets
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Sustainable Garden Supplies
Sustainable Garden Supplies
The Ace Urban Garden Tool Packaging is Designed Without Harmful Toxins
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Evolving Kettle Concepts
Evolving Kettle Concepts
The 'KUUTO’ is a Sleek Kettle Designed with an Eco-Friendly Longevity
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Upcycled Bottle Chairs
Upcycled Bottle Chairs
This Piece of Furniture is Made from 36 Recycled Plastic Bottles
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Eco Water Pitchers
Eco Water Pitchers
The Soma Watcher Pitcher Purifies with a Coconut Shell Carbon Filter
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Eco-Friendly Gadget Chargers
Eco-Friendly Gadget Chargers
The Solocharg USB Solar Charger Offers Energy, a Flashlight and More
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Home-Based Gardening Kits
Home-Based Gardening Kits
These Compact Kits Can Be Used to Grow an Instant Garden
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Upcycled Wooden Lamps
Upcycled Wooden Lamps
These Pastel Light Boxes are Made from Reclaimed Wood
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Self-Watering Herb Kits
Self-Watering Herb Kits
The Ecofarm Mini Herb Garden Self-Sustains Using a Built-In Fish Tank
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Spherical Wooden Perfumes
Spherical Wooden Perfumes
Pacific Perfumes' Eco-Friendly Cosmetic Packaging is Protected in Wood
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Biodegradable Handbags
Biodegradable Handbags
The 'Tree Bag' is a Sustainable Bag Made Entirely from Parts of Trees
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Solar-Powered Blinds
Solar-Powered Blinds
BRI/SO Smart Shutters Promise Privacy, Sunlight Obstruction and Electricity
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Coffee Waste Planters
Coffee Waste Planters
This Sustainable Herb Garden Uses the Waste Generated from Coffee Shops
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Eco-Friendly Device Docks
Eco-Friendly Device Docks
The Gingko Solar Tree Charges Smartphones in a Sustainable Way
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Eco Coffee Pods
Eco Coffee Pods
The Droops Coffeemaker Would Use Dissolvable Java Capsules for Responsible Brewing
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Effortless Gardening Kits
Effortless Gardening Kits
GardenIn's Zero-Maintenance System Comes Out of the Box Pre-Assembled
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DIY Urban Farming Kits
DIY Urban Farming Kits
The Shroombox by Fungaea Will Help You Grow Fresh Ingredients at Home
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Flexible Biodegradable Paper
Flexible Biodegradable Paper
FiberForm by Billerud Allows Companies to Get Creative with Packaging
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Sustainable Clothing Wraps
Sustainable Clothing Wraps
Essi's T-Shirt Packaging Concept is Eco-Friendly and Collapsible
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Home Farming Boxes
Home Farming Boxes
The Mini-Farm Grow Box Lets You Easily Grow Greens At Home
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