by By Jonathan Vatner | January 23, 2009

UmbrellaOne nasty windstorm and most umbrellas become permanent landfill. Not so with the durable Eco Umbrella, which is made from bamboo and recycled fibers: If it sustains a coup de grâce, at least it's biodegradable. The umbrella costs $21.60 each for a 50-piece order, plus a $60 setup fee for the logo. (201) 445-5858;