Background: We've only had plastic since the 1950's & it is anticipated that it lasts for 400 years, a lot of scientists now estimate it is morelike 1000years (MSC, New Scientist, UNEP) The amount of plastic in the environment is growing at an alarming rate, highlighted by Rachel Hopkins BBC Film a Message in the waves, Rachel was appalled at seeing seabirds & animals dying in slow agony, choking & suffocating on plastic waste which is washing hundreds of miles across the ocean from cities & bordering the Pacific Rim. Inspired by this film Glastonbury Chamber of commerce, Transition Town Glastonbury, Businesses, individuals & organisations got together to reduce the use of carrier bags in town. The result was the Glastonbury bag Project, the Logo was designed by a local artist. This bag is a Fairwage Recycled Tote Bag made form 100% unbleached recycled cotton Dimensions:39cm High, 49cm Wide, 19cm Gusset. The print is a Vegetable ink dye. The project was started in 2008, we were unable to get the town to go Plastic bag free at this point. Lots of Individuals & some shops did & are still Plastic bag free.
We will endeavour to deliver within 3-5 days but please allow up to 14days as we try and order & deliver as environmentally friendly as possible. If items are out of stock we will contact you. At the very most delivery will be 30 days or a full refund given. Delivery is for the UK & Ireland only, if outside of this area please email & we may be able to help.
It is possible to collect your delivery if you prefer and omit the delivery charge, please call for date and time for collection.
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You will receive an email regarding expected delivery times & if any item is out of stock. You will also receive an email or text regarding your delivery on the day it is due to arrive.
Returns and refunds information
Faulty goods must be notified within 4 working days and returned within 7, a replacement will be ordered or money refunded for faulty goods only. Items that are the incorrect size must be returned in a saleable condition, a replacement size will be ordered where possible or an alternative will be found.