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Recycled Juicebox handbags

Tampa, Florida · 42 Sales

FloridaEcoProducts

Recycled Juicebox handbags

Tampa, Florida 42 Sales On Etsy since 2015

5 out of 5 stars
(7)

Announcement   Go Green Items recycled juice box purses and handbags now on Etsy.

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Last updated on Nov 1, 2015

Go Green Items recycled juice box purses and handbags now on Etsy.

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Large recycled juice box Tote bag
Large recycled juice box Tote bag
$44.95
Recycled juice box rectangular handwoven bag
Recycled juice box rectangular handwoven bag
$34.95
Recycled sling bag 7 x 7 with zipper
Recycled sling bag 7 x 7 with zipper
$24.95
Large recycled food Sack Messenger bag
Large recycled food Sack Messenger bag
$39.95
Recycled Juice Box Handbag
Recycled Juice Box Handbag
$34.95
Recycled juice box coin purse with zipper
Recycled juice box coin purse with zipper
$13.95
Golden phonebook handbag SMALL
Golden phonebook handbag SMALL
$39.95
Black & White Phonebook Handbag SMALL
Black & White Phonebook Handbag SMALL
$39.95
Large Yoga bag from Recycled juice boxes
Large Yoga bag from Recycled juice boxes
$69.99
Recycled sling bag
Recycled sling bag
$19.95
Golden phonebook handbag LARGE
Golden phonebook handbag LARGE
$49.95
Juice box Recycled Sling bag with fastener
Juice box Recycled Sling bag with fastener
$24.95

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(7)
Kira

Kira on Jan 21, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

My mom loved it! Just like one she had before and always got compliments on. As described and very useful with the wrist strap.

karen puskas

karen puskas on Dec 3, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Thank You for quick delivery! Granddaughter loved it

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About

Handbags & purses purchases directly supports the women's cooperative

Handbags & purses handwoven from Recycled Juice Boxes a woman’s cooperative of more than 500 women from Pasig City, Philippines formed in 1999. Their objective is to recycle non-biodegradable items, such as juice boxes, into attractive, profitable products including colorful handbags and accessories. The cooperative currently provides a livelihood to 200 families, helping to generate much-needed income for basic living expenses and education.
Working with other local community leaders, the cooperative campaigned for households to separate and sell their recyclables to the cooperative. The local council provided pushcarts and weighing scales and, as well, established an Ecology Center. It was this partnership between community leaders and the cooperative that lead to Pasig City being awarded first place as the cleanest and greenest township.
They organize 15 pushcarts that visit households to collect used food and beverage packaging that would otherwise clog water bodies, drainage systems, and landfills. They sanitize these materials and transform them into over 40,000 products per month. The cooperative has partnered with the local municipal solid waste management department to make a huge difference in keeping their community clean and green.
Of the all the items collected for recycling, the ones that attracted their attention were the colorful juice boxes. These discarded drink containers became the raw material for various bags, finding new life as cheerful accessories.

Production partners

  • Women's cooperative

    Pasig, Philippines

    A women's cooperative of more than 500 women, currently provides a livelihood to 200 families. They organize 15 pushcarts that visit households to collect used food and beverage packaging. They then sanitize these materials and transform into over 40'000 products per month.

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