Product Code: JSB-08
Material: Jute and Cotton
Size: 45 x 35 x 12 cm
WHAT IS JUTE?
Jute is a natural fibre and one of the strongest around. Traditionally farmed, it is grown in similar conditions to organic farming. The jute plant is rotated, while NO pesticides or fertilisers are used in the growing process and nothing is Genetically Modified.
Jute is mainly grown in the Bengal area of India and grows fully in 4-6 months.
Jute is the second most important vegetable fibre after cotton, not only for cultivation but also for various uses.
Jute is very versatile because all of the plant is utilised. The fibres are used to make: bags, fabrics, twine/rope, paper, shoes and carpet backing. With the introduction of the plastic bag tax, sustainable, reusable and environmentally friendly ‘Bags for Life’ are in demand.