The desire for more natural integrative medicine paired with people buying more and more nutritional supplements makes it critical to understand how this impacts the ecosystems and waterways from which they are sourced. In addition, how sourcing, packaging, and shipping affect these communities should be given ample consideration. Overfishing, unsustainable farming practices, carbon emissions, and plastic pollution are all potential damages that can be brought about by supplement companies. If you still want to support total body wellness and also care about the Earth's oceans and ecosystems, here are some questions you can start asking of supplement companies. We’ve also included some ocean-friendly supplements to get you started.