No more trash! Group of women turns plastic sachets into beautiful handcrafted wallets

  • A group of women turns plastic sachets into beautiful handcrafted wallets
  • Cathy Barcena Achacoso asked Facebook users not to throw the plastic sachets after consuming what’s inside it
  • Achacoso will be the one to pick up the trash from anyone who wish to participate in the initiative

Plastic items take many years to decompose in landfills — one of the biggest environmental issues that the world is facing nowadays, as most of the products that we use every day are in a plastic container.

Image via Cathy Barcena Achacoso | Facebook

Good thing, more and more people are becoming more aware of this environmental concern. On Facebook, Cathy Barcena Achacoso shared the initiative that she has been supporting for a while.

“Hi, friend! If you are a consumer of any of these products using sachets or something similar like these, please do not throw it. Kindly collect it,”Achacoso said; adding that the group of women can make beautiful wallets  from these kind of garbage.

“I am helping some women in their livelihood using recycled materials. We make beautiful wallets out of your trash. Hope you can help me spread this initiative among your family and friends,”she added.

Achacoso makes it easy for everyone. One only need to message her so she can pick them up.

“Kindly collect it and send me a message where I can pick it up. I am helping some women in their livelihood using these recycled materials. We make beautiful wallets out of your trash,” she said. “Hope you can help me spread this initiative among your family and friends. Thank you so much.”

Image via Cathy Barcena Achacoso | Facebook
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