Eco Store

Order Online, Pick Up at the Ecology Center Store

We are very pleased to support our community by offering an online service for ordering essential products that keep you safe and healthy.

As always, we bring you products that encourage environmentally and socially responsible lifestyle practices and that are conscientiously sourced (read our Store Product Policy). Shopping online at the Eco Store is convenient and supports flattening the curve. You can read more about the steps that we are taking to prevent the spread of COVID-19 here: Ecology Center’s Response to COVID-19

Please peruse our online catalog:

How it works:

  • Place your order through the online store. Please be sure to include your full name, email address, and phone number.
  • When we receive your order, we will check product availability and call with an order confirmation.
  • Do not include payment information. Payments will be processed over the phone in advance of the pick-up date.
  • When you receive a call from a staff member and your order is processed, you will be provided a pick up date and time.
  • Please note, orders are processed in advance, and can not be fulfilled on-the-spot.
  • When you arrive, call the Store line at 510-548-3402, and we will pass your order through the door.

Pick Up Hours:

  • Thursdays and Saturdays, from 12 pm to 5 pm.
  • Place your order by 4 pm on Wednesdays for pick up on Thursdays, and by 4 pm on Fridays, for pick up on Saturdays.

Do your part to help limit the spread of coronavirus by following these guidelines when picking up orders:

  • Wash hands thoroughly before and after pickup.
  • Wear face covering throughout the entire pickup process.
  • Practice social distancing, maintaining a minimum six-foot distance from other customers when entering or exiting the building.
  • Utilize markings on the outside walkway to maintain distance in case a line needs to form.
  • Avoid pickup if you are sick or at high-risk (elderly and people with underlying health conditions).
  • Do not shake hands or engage in any unnecessary physical contact during pickup.

Are you a member? Use the code ECMEM20 to receive your 10% discount. Not a member? Just put a note in your order, and we can sign you up at the same time that we process your order over the phone, as well as apply your 10% discount!

Additionally, our return policy has been temporarily updated, and returns will not be accepted. All sales will be final.

We will be working diligently to seamlessly fulfill your orders. You will find any new developments about our Store on this page, so please check back. Also, we hope you will keep in touch with us through Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

We wish you good health and safe travels during this time.

Thank you in advance for your patience and support,

Ecology Center Staff

The Eco Store provides products that encourage environmentally and socially responsible lifestyle practices. The Eco Store stocks books, housewares, great green gifts, organic gardening supplies, toys, games, recycled paper products and glassware, organic fibers, and much more. Ecology Center Members always get discounts on books and merchandise.

At our store location in Berkeley, we host workshops and classes, as well as provide Free Fact Sheets, to support you in living your values of sustainability. Click here to view upcoming Workshops and Classes.


2530 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702

Contact Us:

Phone: (510) 548-3402




2530 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley CA 94702


The Ecology Center Store carries environmentally friendly alternatives to conventional products and a wide variety of products that can help you positively change your ecological impact. We carry:

Eco-friendly Gifts
Personal Care Products
Beeswax and Vegetable Wax Candles
Incense and Smudges
Recycled Paper Cards & Notebooks
Recycled Glassware
Stainless Steel and Glass Food Containers
Water Bottles
Kitchen Supplies
Canning Jars and Lids
Natural Fiber Clothing and Bags
Fair Trade Baskets
Organic, Open Pollinated Seeds
Soil Aids and Amendments
Nontoxic Pest Control Products
Nontoxic Cleaning Supplies
Sustainable and Nontoxic Toys & Art Supplies
Books and Calendars


The Ecology Center Store carries a unique selection of products that are carefully vetted to fulfill our mission: to inspire and build a sustainable, healthy, and just future. Visit our Product Policy page to understand what considerations we bear in mind when selecting which products to offer.


Sometimes it’s hard to get out to your favorite local store. If you prefer to shop for books and eco-friendly products online, please visit these sellers. The Ecology Center benefits from our partnership with these vendors. Thank you for your support!

Green Pages— Eco-friendly products from Green America approved businesses
Chelsea Green — Books on the politics and practice of sustainable living
IndieBound — Books of all kinds from independent bookstores


We highly recommend the following titles and usually have them in stock. Call us at (510) 548-3402 to verify availability and ask about other titles we may have. Ecology Center members get 20% off all non-sale books.