Oregon based TreeSmart makes pencils from 100% recycled newspaper. The company perfected a process that turns the newspaper back into wood, fit to make solid pencils. Products include recycled newpaper pencils, color pencils, and recycled rulers.
Write for miles on one cool looking pen! Americans throw away 1.6 billion disposable pens per year. Swiss made Seven Year Pens, by Seltzer, hide a jumbo ink cartridge inside, which prolongs their life to seven years. The pens come in fun colors and styles.