Araliya Community Coconut String Bag

Araliya Community Coconut String Bag

Soap Lab Melbourne

Regular price $14.95 Sale

Handmade by the Araliya Community Company, coconut fibre string bags are strong, flexible and long lasting eco-friendly carry bags made from the waste product of a mature coconut husk. Great for shopping, storing vegetables, taking to the beach and also on a boat, coconut fibre won’t rot in salt water.

This amazing group of Sri Lankan women show how with determination and a little help, a fair trade industry can grow from a small idea. Now employed permanent part time, each member owns a share of the company and contributes in all the company’s decisions. The products sold by this wonderful company not only allow these women to earn an income but provide a network for social change and group discussion and also contributes to the Don Severino Fabriani Institute for hearing impaired.

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