Recycled Tyre Wallet
Folding wallet made from recycled tyre inner tubes. Features 2 card slots, press stud fastened coin pouch and a large pocket for notes.
Made from: recycled inner tubes
Made by: Asha Handicrafts Association, India
Size folded: 115x90mm
More information about this product:
Each piece is made by a craftsman from a family of traditional artisans. Interesting surface patterns and hints of colour betray the material's former use and its life on the road, each one is unique.
Asha Handicrafts have been practicing Fair Trade since 1975, even before the concepts of Fair Trade became popular abroad. Asha in Sanskrit means 'hope' and Asha have brought hope by providing a marketing outlet to the individual craftsmen. Based in Mumbai, India,
More about the brand:
Shared Earth is a wholesale company with a mission to redress the imbalance of wealth in the world. They ensure the artisans who make their products get a fair wage and work in a safe and healthy environment. They believe that the community as well as the individual should benefit from their trade. They work with approximately 40 suppliers in 15 countries and many of their products are made using sustainable or recycled materials.
Shared Earth is a member of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO), which ensures their performance against the ethical standards set by WFTO.