Tote bag Hietsu
The captivating canvas bag with the Hietsu pattern is part of the Helsinki series.
The pattern has been designed and printed by hand in Helsinki by Tiina Achrén / Pattern Kiosk.
Size: 41 x 45 cm. Handles 62 cm.
Material: 100% recycled cotton (manufactured by Pure Waste Textiles)
Wash upside down 40 degrees.
Why is this a greener option?
The production of new material always consumes natural resources. Using 100% recycled material with the Pure Waste method produces 99% less water footprint and 50% less carbon footprint than a similar product made from a new raw material.
What about ethics?
The bag is manufactured at the Pure Waste plant in India. Production is GRS certified (Global Recycled Standard), which also takes social responsibility into account.
Employees are paid a living wage that exceeds the minimum wage. The employees are of legal age and everyone has an employment contract, as well as access to healthcare and commuting. Working hours and occupational safety are taken care of.
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