Water, Food & Energy
Zuripacks manufactures natural, biodegradable, and reusable alternatives to plastic carrier bags and packaging using locally available plant-based raw materials, such as banana fibre, sisal fibre, palm straws, and craft paper.
Their main market is underserved and low-income communities such as urban informal settlements, where there is still rampant use of plastic bags and packaging.
Helping local communities reduce plastic bag waste by providing eco-friendly alternatives
Offering training to youth, women, and self-help groups in underserved communities
- Empowering women through leadership positions
- Preventing around 3.7 kilogrammes of per capita of plastic carrier bags and packaging waste in landfills (2023)
- Reducing carbon footprint by offering sustainable alternatives to plastic packaging and plastic bags
- Creating job opportunities for unemployed women and youth in the community
"Leading the way in sustainable packaging, making the world greener, one eco-friendly bag at a time. Join the movement. Say no to plastic, yes to Zuripacks."