Shopify API - 24. November 21
Plastic mailing bags for an organic tea?
PLASTIC POSTAGE BAGS FOR ORGANIC TEA?
Now your guayusa comes in a plastic bag and you shake your head?
Anyone who has been one of our customers for a long time will have noticed over the years that we have often changed the shipping packaging. From padded envelopes to kraft paper envelopes to normal boxes and now to plastic bags. But why? We would like to solve this riddle for you, because of course we have carefully considered this step.
Our mailers are already 100% recycled and are recycled over and over again through our yellow bin recycling system as we don't use composite material, just plain recyclable plastic.
NO DEFORESTATION OF FORESTS
At GUYA we are committed to the reforestation of the rainforest and have already achieved a lot here. If you would like to follow our project, it is best to follow us on Instagram or check out the updates in our specially created article “OUR SOCIAL PROJECTS” on a regular basis.
As a team, we found it increasingly odd to use cardboard boxes when we are campaigning against deforestation. Now you could say: "Yes, but there is cardboard from sustainable sources or recycled paper!". That is correct. Unfortunately, the seals used for paper from sustainable sources are anything but trustworthy. Anyone who has seen the documentation about the FSC seal (highly recommended) knows that an FSC-MIX carton does not even have to contain anything really sustainable, but only keeps the possibility open.
We wanted to distance ourselves completely from this. Because whether it's native forests or the Amazon. A tree sometimes needs a lifetime, with very fast-growing trees about 10-20 years. In addition, tree monocultures are seen as a sustainable source in industry. But this is not the case! A monoculture of spruce is just as bad for the soil and wildlife as a monoculture of corn (organic or not).
SAVINGS IN WEIGHT AND TRANSPORT
In contrast to conventional shipping boxes, our packaging takes up around 80% less space. The weight is also much lower and thus saves not only transport costs but also CO2 emissions.
REUSE AND RECYCLE
How can you now contribute so that our mailers can be used again?
Luckily in Germany we have a functioning recycling system. The yellow recycling bin is the right place for our bag. Please remove the shipping label first and then put it in the bin.
USE AS GARBAGE BAG
If you want to be really eco, we do it in the office, you simply use our bag for the plastic waste that accumulates in the household anyway. Together you can then carry the whole bag and its contents into the yellow bin.
Organic Guayusa from GUYA is original Guayusa from Ecuador. You can order our Guayusa directly from our shop and have it delivered to your home.
GUYA is Europe's first and largest Guayusa brand that offers you a large selection of Guayusa products. Our versatile Guayusa blends bring variety to your everyday life, keep you awake, focused and relaxed at the same time.
Since 2016 we have been working directly with farmers from Ecuador without intermediaries and have learned a lot about the processing of guayusa.
We look forward to your Guayusa order.
Buy pure guayusa tea powder. Our Guayusa powder offers you a variety of preparations without losing the organic quality.
Our PURE Guayusa Powder is original Guayusa, but particularly finely sieved to extract the powder particles . You can use the Guayusa powder in preparation of a latte, cappuccino, espresso or for smoothies and pastries.
With the use of our Dripper , Guayusa powder can easily be used to prepare tea. The dripper's has a double-walled sieve that prevents the powder particles from getting into your tea. This way you can enjoy a delicious Guayusa tea without tea leaves in the water.
The Guayusa sets contain all our Guayusa tea flavours as well as our tea accessories.Purchasing Guayusa in Sets is a best way to save money because the Guayusa is in cheaper price in Sets than when sold as an individual product.
Our Guayusa comes from Ecuador and is organically grown there and traded fairly by us.
Each Guayusa set is put together differently and offers you a cheap alternative to expensive individual orders. Choose from sets with a teapot, tea glass, thermos flask, tea strainer and our 7 Guayusa varieties.
Our high-quality tea accessories made from stainless steel and special borosilicate glass have a long service life and can withstand all temperatures unconditionally! Find the right tea accessory for you in our online shop!
The glass products, as well as our stainless steel tea strainers, are suitable for any loose tea. All products can easily be cleaned in the dishwasher or under running water.
You can buy our products individually or in a combined package at a lower price.
Our tea accessories online shop also offers you a large selection of Guayusa tea which all together, as a set, make an excellent gift.
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