This Onyx + Green backpack is made from recycled newspaper, ramie and jute plant blends. If you are thinking it must be flimsy, think again! The newspaper is laminated to make it durable. The backpack is very sturdy and will hold as much as you can comfortably carry on your back. Contains large front and side pockets, padded straps, padded interior with laptop compartment.
Dimensions: 17 x 13 x 5 inches.
Packaging: None, except a recycled kraft cardboard hangtag printed with soy-based ink.
Onyx + Green is a Canadian small business that makes planet-friendly school and office supplies at reasonable prices. They use natural materials such as bamboo, jute, organic by-products and wheat straw. They also make use of recycled materials such as PET bottles, newspapers, bicycle tires, cartons, stone, ground coffee beans. They help sustain forests by use FSC Paper, paper that is regulated to ensure proper harvesting standards.
Onyx and Green is constantly looking for the latest innovations in eco-friendly materials that can be used on a daily basis to help reduce carbon emissions and counter the extreme climate change that threatens our planet. They use renewable and recyclable materials that have been sustainably harvested in the production of their school and office supplies.
Onyx + Green shares TipTop's goal to offer sustainable products at prices that are reasonable so that being GREEN does not have to be difficult. We also share the goal to inspire others, young and old, to make greener choices in their lives.
We are all in this together and together we can make a difference!