The Best Apps to be Environmentally Friendly

Being environmentally friendly seems to be a trend now and it is a good one.  Now, even mobile applications can help you be more friendly to the environment.  The planet will thank you and you will feel good about doing something good for your planet.

Let’s take a look at the best applications to help you be more environmentally friendly.


#climate is actually a popular application that allows you to discover and share initiatives to help reduce the causes of climate change.  When you sign up to the the app, you will be asked to fill in your particular interests in your profile.  The system will then suggest some activities and actions especially for you.

Once you choose an action and its intended impact, you can share it on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Google+.   The app allows you to keep track of the people you have inspired and the impact your sharing has caused.  It is available for iOS.


With Dropcountr you can connect to your water utility company with your smartphone to conserve water.  Your water company then sends you updates on the status and any issue.  You can monitor how much water you use and compare yourself to others.

With this information, the app will help you better budget your water consumption for better conservation.  The app is available for both Android and iOS.


GoodGuide is an application that helps you find green, healthy, and ethical products.  The advantage of this app is that these products are certified and reviewed by scientific experts.

This scientific reviews from GoodGuide are used to rate products on a scale from 1 to 10 for their health, environmental impact, and social impact.

The application also allows you to select some environmental issues you are most concerned about.  You get personalized recommendations as well and create your own shopping lists.  It is available for both Android and iOS.


Oreoco allows you to visualize the impact that your every action has to the environment.  This includes what you eat, how you live, your modes of transportation, etc.  This with the purpose of tracking and reducing your impact on the environment.

By providing you customized actions to help save the environment, this application also helps you save money by reducing your carbon footprint.   Oreoco is “the world´s most powerful carbon footprint calculator.”


This is a gamified app that lets you earn “Eco-points” and rewards for your actions towards a more sustainable environment.   You can see how you rank with respect to your friends in a leaderboard.

Everytime someone downloads the app, Ecoviate plants a tree.  The app is available for Android and iOS.

It is great that you are looking to help have a more eco-friendly and sustainable environment.  If you would like to take your own step forward and create your own application, the top Mobile App Development Vancouver can help you.