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Fit for writing, drawing or sketching


  • 100% tree-free paper
  • 100% upcycled agricultural waste and cotton waste fibres
  • Easy to write on
  • Smooth paper
  • Binding side-sewn with white linen waxed thread


Read the full product story here


Raw material

  • From independent farmer's waste crops such as banana leaves, coffee husk, lemongrass and more

  • Textile industry cotton waste scraps uncolored or colored



  • Made by marginalized people in southern India
  • Hand sorting and cleaning of waste fibres
  • Water recycling
  • Non-chemical processing
  • Natural paper binding ingredients
  • Skilling of local low-income groups


Environment impact

  • Deforestation mitigation by replacing tree paper
  • Water waste mitigation by recycling the water
  • No chemical wastewater
  • Co2 mitigating through agro-waste carbon dioxide fixation in paper
  • Air pollution mitigation by utilising agro-waste that would otherwise be burnt
  • UNSDG 15.2; "sustainable management of all types of forests, halt deforestation"
  • UNSDG 12.5; "reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse"


Social impact

  • Local farmers livelihoods as waste acquiring provide an additional income source
  • Skilling of unskilled, low-income groups
  • Livelihoods impacted: Many low-income people


A product-specific Sustainability Report is provided with each product order. 

NOTEBOOKS | various sizes | upcycled paper | waste-to-resource | water conserved

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    • Price: send inquiry for updated prices
    • Minimum OQ: 250-500 pieces
    • Availability: pre-order


    • Customization: available 
    • Branding: private label / Source For Future generic label
    • Packaging/labeling: pre-packaging/labeling available [see customizable packaging/labeling solutions here]