RE-USING A SHOPPING BAG
HOW MIGHT A SIMPLE SHOPPING BAG ENABLE YOU TO DO SOMETHING GOOD?
A shopping bag that encourages and facilitates recycling.
Once newly purchased items have been removed, the bag can be turned inside out, becoming a seal-able package people can use to donate unwanted garments.
The bag is available to any brand, and proves that a small but significant design modification can have enormous impact.
HERE'S HOW A SIMPLE SHOPPING BAG CAN HELP YOU TO DO SOMETHING GOOD. BY TURNING IT INSIDE OUT AND DONATING SOMETHING USED, YOU WILL EXTEND THE LIFE-CYCLE OF THAT PRODUCT. ON TOP OF THAT, YOU MIGHT EVEN HELP SOMEONE IN NEED. INSIDE OUT BAG IS A SIMPLE WAY TO GO FROM JUST TALKING ABOUT RECYCLING TO ACTUALLY DOING IT.
Customers can view how and where their donations have made an impact.
LCA - THE INSIDE/OUT BAG
It is also important to analyse the over all effects of the shopping bag itself.
The following 3 METRICS were considered :
EXTRACTION & PRODUCTION OF COTTON MATERIAL
TRANSPORTATION OF IMPORTED COTTON
NUMBER OF USES