These IT Professionals Show India How To Turn Waste Plastic Bags In To Fashionable Handbags

It is expected that this year the world will consume 5 trillion plastic bags – that is about 1 million bags a minute! To put this fact in perspective, if all the plastic bags consumed are stacked up it would cover an area twice the size of France. Plastic bags take a huge toll on our planet. It is non-biodegradable chokes rivers, oceans, clogs drains, causes floods, pollutes land, soil, water and air. So, we give you top 5 environmental friendly products which you can opt in place of plastic bags. So, make the green switch now!

1. An Easy Alternative – Canvas Bags: Thicker and stronger alternatives to the plastic bags, canvas bags made of cotton are actually more durable and come in a variety of shapes and sizes. In comparison to the conventional cotton bags, these bags are lightweight and cost effective. What’s great is that you can wash them regularly and reuse as many times as you want. And for those who believe in do-it-yourself, you can buy the material and stitch your own canvas bags.

2. Eco-Friendly Bags, Made Out Of Natural Starches And Vegetable Wastes: EnviGreen, a Mangalore-based company is providing India alternatives to the conventional plastic bags, zip pouches and cling wraps. What they are doing is simple – they are making look-alikes of plastic bags which on disposal can become food for the animals. The cost of one EnviGreen bag is about 35-40% more than that of a plastic bag, but, is currently the cheapest alternative available in India to plastic bags.

Can These Eco-Friendly Bags, Made Out Of Potato And Banana Peels Serve As An Alternative To Plastics In Future?
These look like plastic bags but are made of materials like natural starch and vegetable oil derivatives

3. Trendy And In Vogue – Denim Bags: Everyone knows this for a fact that denims are reliable and durable. A denim bag in comparison to the plastic bag can hold a lot more quantity. These can be easily washed and preserved for a really long time. You can also stitch your own denim bag using an old pair of jeans!

Also Read: International Plastic Bag Free Day: Here’s How Plastic Bags Are Killing Our Planet

4. A Step Closer To Plastic-Free World: Aarohana EcoSocial Developments company started by two IT professionals in Pune is providing trendy alternatives to plastic bags. What’s great is that the duo is upcycling the old plastic bags and converting it into new stylish fashionable bags. Today, around 200,000 typical small grocery plastic bags have been upcycled by the duo. Choose this alternative product in place of your conventional plastic bag and prevent adding to the growing pile of plastics.

These IT Professionals Show India How To Turn Waste Plastic Bags In To Fashionable Handbags
This fashionable bag is made out of recycling plastic bags – an effective way of reducing plastic waste

5. Plain And Simple – Jute Bags: Another alternative to plastic is the good old – Jute bag. They are stronger, more durable and are bio-degradable. These inexpensive bags can degrade biologically in two years.

58 Comments

  1. siba prasad patro

    HI,
    I am interested about to taking part of swachh bharat mission by manufacturing Eco-Friendly Bags, Made Out Of Natural Starches And Vegetable Wastes. Can you please suggest or guide by details.
    Contanct no- 9337509805

  2. Hello
    I am interested in taking the distributorship of cotton bags and other substitutes for plastic bags. I will work in Tamilnadu
    Please send me the details with the price that i will have to pay.
    Thankyou.

  3. Hello sir..
    Iam Karthik from coimbatore…interested to make my city free from Plastic pollutants..
    We are supplying PAPER BAGS in our localized area.
    And need bio-degradable plastic bags for the need our customers…
    Can you Send me the details(cost,Size,microns,etc) of it.

  4. Hi,
    I like your below mention product and want to start the same in my city. I would like to take distributorship for my city If you are ready to give. This is one of the best option in place of plastic bags. This is eco friendly product. Pls send the detail & costing of per bag of below mention product and costing. Also share your contact details Thanks Mob No 09040105810

  5. Narendra kandari

    Hi, Narendra here from mussoorie Uttarakhand.. Iam interested in the distributorship of alternative of poly bags in my city.. My contact no is 9997163897, 7248886166 email:n.kandarifire@gmail.com

  6. Hi sir, I am interest in talking the distribution of eco-friendly bags in Tamil Nadu. please contact me on Mob:- 9677311124

  7. PlZ Contact Me On My Contact No +919924655455 For Cotton bag

  8. Pls send the quotation of below mention products as I would like to start in my city also.(Eco-Friendly Bags, Made Out Of Natural Starches And Vegetable Wastes)
    Thanks
    Sanjay Shrirao
    09096586995

  9. Hi,

    I like your below mention product and want to start the same in my city. I would like to take distributorship for my city If you are ready to give. This is one of the best option in place of plastic bags. This is eco friendly product. Pls send the detail & costing of per bag of below mention product and costing. Also share your contact details Thanks Sanjay Mob No 09096586995
    2. Eco-Friendly Bags, Made Out Of Natural Starches And Vegetable Wastes:

  10. Need biodegradble bags manufacturing machine and raw material supplier contact required

  11. hi, I am interested in your product…
    Could you please mail the details to get in touch?
    we want to start in our city.
    My mail id nieshjethva27@gmail.com
    Mo. 9033380722

  12. Hi all,

    We are the raw material(biopolymer) supplier for the biocompostable bags.Please let us know if any requirement Email id is kkumari@windsorindia.com

    1. WE NEED SAMPLES AND FURTHER DETAILS ABOUT THE PRODUCT..

  13. Hello
    I am interested in taking the distributorship of cotton bags and other substitutes for plastic bags in Pondicherry.
    Please send me the details with your T&C.
    Thankyou.

  14. Dear Ramit,
    In U.P. Polythene bags of less than 20 microns have been banned and so there would be a big demand of alternate material bags but not very expensive ( compared to poly. bags ).I am a permanent resident of Allahabad and would like to go in this business in collaboration with you. Pl.let me know if at the very onset , this proposal looks to be interesting to you. P.K.Agrawal 9935596789

  15. Interested in Eco-Friendly Bags, Made Out Of Natural Starches And Vegetable Wastes bags manufacturing or distributor

    mail address: dsk1885@gmail.com

  16. Please improve the quality if you are supplying to Big Bazaar. Small Handles for heavy bags totally impractical.
    Also mention the capacity printed on bags

  17. ashish chhabra

    I am interested in biodegragable bags.

    1. Sir may i have your contact no# or mail id so that can help you

      1. Hi, we need the biodegradable bags in large quantity daily basis, pls send details on dkc0232422@gmail.com with your company details & costing.

  18. ALDRIN MAJUMDER

    I am in need of Cloth carry bags in quantity. I too manufacture paper bags out of used newspaper and paper shopping bag. It is also a livelihood based project started by my firm PEGASUS in Tripura State. More then 650 women is engaged in this project. We need cloth bags too for resale purpose. contact me : 9954926020 / mail: pegasusindiaemail@gmail.com

    1. Sanjay Mishra

      We are a resource organisation of Govt of India and are operating in many states. We are inspired by your initiative and would like to promote it through thousands of SHGs we have formed. Please share your ideas & help us to replicate. Contact 9437406333

  19. Please send us details to ecowastech@gmail.com

  20. Ramit Aggarwal

    Hello all,

    We are the leading manufacturer of cotton bags with a month capacity of 50 lakhs bags. If you want to get any bag made as per your requirement, we will be able to serve you well. We are also looking for distributors who can work for us in different states. Please feel free to call on +918860002717. We supply to Big bazaar, Reliance Fresh, Hypercity and D-mart also.
    Thanks

    1. Can I product details .

    2. Need details for trading purpose low price alternative of plastic bags.

    3. Somnath Khamari

      Good morning Sir. I am Somnath from Odisha and interested to purchase your bag for resale in Odisha. If possible please send me your details of products with prices for wholesale purposes

    4. Hi , can you please send me the details of product with price

    5. I am interested for the dealership in bangalore , please send the price details in whatsapp no 9591410911

    6. Hi Mr. Ramit ji,

      I also want to be the distributor of the bags which is alternative to plastic bags.

      Please share me the detailed report for the process to do distribution and details of the product.

      I will do in Tamil Nadu.

      Please share the details @ kskesavan.se@gmail.com.

    7. Please improve the quality if you are supplying to Big Bazaar. Small Handles for heavy bags totally impractical.
      Also mention the capacity printed on bags

    8. Hello
      I am interested in taking the distributorship of cotton bags and other substitutes for plastic bags. I will work in Uttar Pradesh.
      Please send me the details with the price that i will have to pay.
      Thankyou.

    9. ashish chhabra

      I am keen to become a distributor for cotton bags in Delhi and North India.

    10. Hi Mr.ramit

      I am interested to take distributorship or business to supply in chennai city. can u please send the samples 1 or two??

  21. Please send the product details for distributorship to

  22. I would like to buy by eco friendly packing bags for wet idli batter . Can anyone suggest a solution in mumbai

    1. HELLO SIR WE ARE MANUFACTURER OF ALTERNATIVE OF PLASTIC WHICH WILL BE BIODEGRADABLE COMPOSTABLE & WATER SOLUBLE CARRY BAG KINDLY MAIL ME UR REQUIRMENTS WILL REVERT WID PRICE TERMS EMAIL PRASADRAJEXIM@GMAIL.COM

  23. Kamalakar dhomse

    Hi

    I am reday to take deliership or business to supply in nashik city

  24. Please share with us the price details and contact

  25. Hello
    Please share the price details on santoshd.prajapati@gmail.com
    Mob.9137723866

  26. lalitsoyam2011@gmail.com
    Mob. 8007437808

    I wish to wholesale these bags in Maharashtra State. Please send me proposal

    1. HELLO SIR WE ARE MANUFACTURER OF ALTERNATIVE OF PLASTIC WHICH WILL BE BIODEGRADABLE COMPOSTABLE & WATER SOLUBLE CARRY BAG KINDLY MAIL ME UR REQUIRMENTS WILL REVERT WID PRICE TERMS EMAIL PRASADRAJEXIM@GMAIL.COM

  27. We have a very effective alternative to plastic bags, not being those regular paper or jute bags. for more information do get in touch with me at yash.shah60@yahoo.com

  28. sukanta satpathy

    i am retailer i want to use other carybags otherthan polythin where should i get

    1. Hi Sukanta,

      You can contact following companies for Eco-friendly Corn starch made bags for wholesale purchase;

      Green Bags by Suchita Kharat 7045725459

      Koluday Group of Indsutries – 9594576481

      Aarohana Ecosocial Development, Pune

      Envi Green, Mangalore

      Alpha Eco – 1800 120 1121/ 27781507-08

      1. i am intrested in talking the distributon of disposable bags in lucknow. please contact me on 7071200526

  29. Good afternoon,
    Team,
    We get the cloth bags ( New Cloth ) manufactured by the women of 6 states in India as a livelihood program and supply them as an alternative to polythene bags in the market since 3 years,…
    share your mail id so that we can send the proposal

    1. kindly send the details

    2. Dear sir, goodmorning need eco green bio degradable bag trading sales price

      1. Hello sir..
        Iam Karthik from coimbatore…interested to make my city free from Plastic pollutants..
        We are supplying PAPER BAGS in our localized area.
        And need bio-degradable plastic bags for the need our customers…
        Can you Send me the details(cost,Size,microns,etc) of it.
        Waiting for your reply….

    3. Hi I am interested with your product…
      Could you pl mail the details to get in touch?
      My mail is robin@orrisinfolab.com
      mobile 8870001306

    4. ashish chhabra

      ashishchhabra12@gmail.com
      I am ionterested in cotton cloth bags(biodegradable).

    5. Hello,

      Please share your contact details, as our startup is working on getting market for this kind of products and we would like to see the different kinds of products made and the quality of the products.

      Enclose your details or send your details to Pgsshankaryadav@gmail.com

      Thanks,

    6. ALDRIN MAJUMDER

      I am in need of Cloth carry bags in quantity. I too manufacture paper bags out of used newspaper and paper shopping bag. It is also a livelihood based project started by my firm PEGASUS in Tripura State. More then 650 women is engaged in this project. We need cloth bags too for resale purpose. contact me : 9954926020 / mail: pegasusindiaemail@gmail.com

      1. 0783loveshsaharia09@gmail.com,u can whatsup in 9030160783

    7. Good Aternoon
      Sir I am intrested in livlihood programe whose are going on , sir i would like to join with alternative to polythene bag business started in maharashtra , so kindly call or mail me on 91+ 8237002486
      Email Id- ramgadriye@gmail.com

  30. Good afternoon
    we are interested in what you have to offer as an alternative to plastic bags the order would be approx. 30,000 please price this landed in New Zealand and in New Zealand $ thanks regards Estelle

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