The bamboo we use comes from the Sichuan province of China, where it grows naturally in abundance, without the use of chemical insecticides, pesticides or fertilisers. We source bamboo predominantly from local farming co-operatives, thereby supporting the rural economy. All sources are FSC certified and therefore responsibly and sustainably managed.
Our paper wraps
are made from FSC certified paper and printed with soybean based inks. . Our
cartons are made from recycled paper and printed with soybean inks. All
packaging is fully recyclable and compostable (although we would always
encourage you to reuse packaging as much as possible before choosing one of
plastic free is very important to us, and has been an integral part of our
mission from the outset. We studied many packaging options, including so-called
environmentally friendly plastic options such as oxy-degradable plastic.
However, given the unrealistic conditions needed for such plastics to degrade,
we felt that paper was the most environmentally sound choice. We also took care
to ensure that no plastic was present in our packaging tape, opting to use a
kraft paper based eco packaging tape reinforced with glass fibres.
Yes! Our bamboo toilet tissue has the benefit of being naturally super soft, hypoallergenic, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal, so it’s great for all skin types, and doesn’t need any chemical enhancers such as softening additives, chemical scents or dyes. It’s also free from any of the chemicals associated with recycled paper, such as de-inking agents and BPA.