Recycled Paper and Bamboo Serving Tray
This recycled paper home décor collection is handmade in Vietnam from the pages of discarded magazines. Each piece is unique and provides a fair, reliable income in a safe and dignified environment. This serving tray features a base made from rolled recycled magazines with side walls made from sustainably grown bamboo with cut-outs for handles.
These Vietnamese partners are based in Hanoi where they focus on fair trade production with an eco-friendly touch. They employ dozens of men and women who work with recycled paper, cardboard and other materials to make each unique piece entirely by hand.
Materials: recycled paper, nontoxic lacquer
Size: 13″ diam x 2 1/4″ high
Not suitable for use with wet foods.
Meet the Artist: Acacia Creations
The mission of Acacia Creations has always been to improve lives in a long-lasting and sustainable way. Acacia goes beyond fair trade by creating jobs, providing training, and giving back to communities through its education and healthcare initiatives. Acacia works directly with thousands of craftsmen and women at its Nairobi, Kenya studio and across Asia to improve their skills and product designs. It’s easy to forget the impact our purchases have on the world around us. Acacia Creations tries to show how closely connected you really are with artisan producers a world away. By buying fair trade, you make a very real impact on the daily lives of people in the most impoverished communities. Acacia Creations is proud to present this beautiful handcrafted work to the rest of the world.