Landfills are full of old plastic sunglasses and watches, that do not decompose and can inhabit the earth much longer than you or your children. There is a commercial need for for sustainable and recyclable materials for everyday items like sunglasses and watches that can decompose naturally and be produced without scaring the planet.
Bamboo has existed since prehistoric creatures roamed the earth. Bamboo has evolved to be strong and versatile, perfect for manufacturing sunglasses and watches. Since bamboo is a is a naturally Eco-friendly resource and can be cultivated with no pesticides, herbicides or irrigation. Bamboo has a self-replenishing growth cycle that is technically an invasive species and does not require replanting activities which could result in soil erosion Bamboo produces up to 35% more oxygen than trees, thus helping to offset carbon-dioxide emissions.
Bamboo is an ideal material for producing consumer goods due to its light weight, durability, and unique grain characteristics. Grazie Bello sells beautiful handcrafted sunglasses and watches made from eco-friendly bamboo. Each piece has unique wood grains and no two pieces are the same.