Local sustainable products are becoming more and more popular in the market. There is a growing need for these products as people are looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint and be conscious of the impact of their everyday choices.
The leading brands have taken up this trend and started manufacturing local sustainable products to provide convenience, affordability, and sustainability.
In this article, we will discuss how you can use these sustainable products from local brands in the Philippines to make a difference in the world.
Benefits of Choosing Sustainable Products
Sustainable products are the ones that have a positive impact on the environment. They are designed to be used for a long time, are recyclable, and can be easily repaired. The benefits of upcycled products for sale are also evident in the marketplace. More and more consumers have started to look for these products and the brands that offer them.
What makes the locally-made products of the Philippines sustainable is the materials used by artisans from local communities. Those materials are sourced from natural resources while preserving the natural heritage of the Filipino traditional arts and crafts. Most of these locally-made items are reusable which limits the amount of waste that goes to landfills.
The Philippines has a lot of potential in the field of sustainable and locally-made products. At Kultura, you’ll discover hundreds of small and medium enterprises that don’t only provide high-quality proudly Filipino-made items but also offers eco-friendly everyday products to help you transition to a green lifestyle one step at a time.
To make your life easier and greener, here are five eco-friendly products you can get at Kultura:
Pouch and Mask Set
This essential pouch with a matching face mask is perfect for your summer travels. This set comes in three colors and is made from canvas. The tropical design looks great to match your summer outfits, your beach bag, and your suitcase as well!
Use this pouch as your handy make-up bag or travel essentials pouch. You won’t lose your personal belongings in this pouch as it has a wristlet handle and zipper closure made for easy storage. With this pouch and mask set, you can easily pack essentials for your trip fashionably!
Tropical Print Pouch and Mask Set
Drinking water has never been so eco-friendly with a reusable water bottle! Our Stainless Bamboo Tumbler is an eco-friendly alternative to plastic bottles. Made from durable stainless steel, you can keep your beverages cold or hot for a long time with this reusable bottle.
It also comes with a BPA-free carrying handle that's easy to carry around, and the included steel filter will ensure that you're never caught short of fresh, clean drinking water again. The design is simple yet durable and boasts a premium bamboo finish.
Stainless Bamboo Tumbler
Bamboo Cutlery Set
Resuable utensils are a trend in sustainable living. The use of eco-friendly utensil sets helps in reducing single-use plastic waste. You can enjoy your meals anywhere while helping the environment with our Bamboo Handle Cutlery Set!
The set includes four pieces of table knife, serving spoon, serving fork, and tea spoon. This cultery set is perfect for sustainable dining at home or during travels because of its smooth edges and fine details of workmanship.
Bamboo Handle Cutlery Set
Shampoo bars are made with all-natural ingredients to cleanse your hair without stripping its natural oils. These bars are great for keeping your hair and scalp healthy in an environmentally-conscious way!
Take for example our Virgin Coconut & Olive Oil Shampoo Bar, a handcrafted vegan soap that nourishes your locks without harmful chemicals. Packed with the finest ingredients found in nature, you can make your transition to shampoo bars seamless and worry-free with this shampoo bar.
Virgin Coconut & Olive Oil Shampoo Bar 100 Grams
Reusable Tote Bag
Tote bags are an everyday staple that is perfect to bring for grocery shopping and quick errands. Our Reusable Sako Tote Bag is made of a durable, lightweight canvas and is perfect for carrying your essentials.
Reusable Sako Tote Bag
Similar to a traditional bayong, this reusable tote bag features two handles and no closure so that you can easily slip it over your shoulder or carry it by the side. This reliable bag is also a great eco-friendly gift idea for the holidays, Mother's Day, birthdays, and more!
Sustainable Abaca Slides
Who doesn't love a good slipper? These White Abaca Slippers are handmade from genuine abaca, with a criss-cross leather strap to make them look even more authentic. Suitable for indoor use, these slippers are available in six sizes and are made of 100% natural materials.
White Abaca Slides with Criss Cross Leather Straps
Save the Environment Every Time You Shop
Kultura is your one-stop-shop for sustainable brands in the Philippines that goes beyond the limits of conventional products. We offer locally made, environmentally-friendly products perfect for everyday use to special occassions that are designed to last. Beyond our range of local product offerings, we also work hard to empower local communities through our projects.
Check out sustainable products at Kultura and start your journey to a greener lifestyle! Visit kulturafilipino.com to shop online or go to the nearest Kultura Filipino store to see a wide range of locally-made products in the Philippines, from clothing, jewelry, home items, souvenirs, and more!