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Trashy Bags™ Recycled Cosmetics Bag

Swahili Modern


  • This fun cosmetics bag, repurposed from recycled plastic water sachets plus scraps of colorful fabric, is handcrafted in Accra, Ghana by the company known as Trashy Bags.

    Size: 9"L x 3.5"W x 7"T. Perfect gift for any eco-conscious person in your life. Each bag will vary slightly due to the nature of the recycled materials.

  • Seeking a solution to the tons of plastic waste produced and discarded in Ghana each year, Trashy Bags has built a thriving company around recycling abundant discarded plastic water pouches. Trashy Bags employs 60 full-time workers at their workshop in Accra, Ghana, to collect, wash and transform recycled plastic into reusable totes and other products that are used widely in Ghana and exported for use by eco-conscious citizens worldwide. 

Vendor: Swahili Modern

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