Organic Cotton, super-strong reusable string bags
Just as robustly strong and as its relatives (the short and long-handled Turtle Bags) and just as roomy. This small string bag is perfect for children, a small packed-lunch for one or some fruit & veg from the shops.
They come in Natural, Coral or Purple.
These classic 100% organic cotton string bags are naturally super strong. They have been assessed by 'Which?' who agreed they will take up to 40kg (larger bags) and are "Extremely strong and durable".
Many of our plastic bags travel along rivers and stream, and end up in the sea. Turtles mistake plastic bags for their favourite food, jellyfish. Ingestion and entanglement leads to harm. Turtle bags are a gentle alternative.
These organic cotton bags are certified under the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS), which means no chemical pesticides or fertilisers are used in the production of the of the fabric and farmers must work under safe conditions with an agreed minimum wage.
Turtle Bags also featured in The Independent's Top 10 Best Bags for Life!
A Short-Handled and Long-Handled Turtle Bag is also available including a dip dye style.
Say bye bye to plastic bags.
String bags can be washed in the machine at 30 degrees and hung to dry. Due to the natural fibres, there can be some shrinkage from their original size when washed first time. These will stretch a bit again with use.
Turtles Bags are registered exporters with BAFTS (The British Association of Fair Trade Shops & Suppliers).