eco-con·​scious ˈē-kō-ˌkän(t)-shəs How to pronounce eco-conscious (audio)
: marked by or showing concern for the environment
eco-conscious consumers

Examples of eco-conscious in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web These designers below have made New York Fashion Week just a bit more eco-conscious. Essence, 20 Sep. 2023 Stocked with eco-conscious conveniences, the property is inspired by John Muir, and makes a great home base for exploring and s’mores roasting. By sunset, Sunset Magazine, 15 Sep. 2023 The collection has also implemented eco-conscious farming initiatives, and a new Sustainable Supplies program — the first of its kind in Greece’s hospitality industry—which educates its supply chain on earth-friendly practices. Regan Stephens, Robb Report, 11 Sep. 2023 Now, an international group of brands has teamed up in the same spirit to create an eco-conscious t-shirt that raises funds for the victims. Demetrius Simms, Robb Report, 31 Aug. 2023 Statement-making colors and an eco-conscious approach are two of the main driving factors behind our design decisions both inside and out this summer. Sophie Flaxman, Better Homes & Gardens, 28 Aug. 2023 The restaurant is named after two local legends — local eco-conscious architect Lilian Rice and the bar after Bing Crosby, the crooner and film star who made his home in Rancho Santa Fe during horse-racing seasons. Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, 25 Aug. 2023 Today, the brand is focused on eco-conscious wares. Barry Samaha, Robb Report, 24 Aug. 2023 Even the laces are made with recycled plastics and organic cotton, further cementing the brand as an eco-conscious yet incredibly wearable option. Merrell Readman, Travel + Leisure, 12 Aug. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1972, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of eco-conscious was in 1972

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“Eco-conscious.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Sep. 2023.

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