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Fit for carrying items, shopping, gift packing and more

 

  • 100% tree-free paper
  • 100% upcycled agricultural waste and cotton waste fibres
  • Reusable
  • Highly durable
  • Easy to carry
  • Jute rope handles

 

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

 

Production

  • 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. 

PAPER BAGS | various prints & paper types | upcycled paper | waste-to-resource

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    ORDER DETAILS

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

    PRODUCT DETAILS

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