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Trashy Bags Africa produces a large selection of items all made from plastic waste. Our fantastic items are available to purchase via our Etsy Shop. Please do contact us for a full catalogue of items or if you require more of a bespoke item (minimum order quantities apply).  


A perfectly sized school backpack or kit bag, made using more than 50 individual used water sachets. The reverse of the rucksack is made using offcuts of fabric to ensure comfort. 


 - 38 x 30 x 12cm

"Smart" Bag

Known as the Trashy Smart Bag, this bag zips into is own base making it an extremely practical bag that transforms the shopping experience. Made from over 64 used water sachets, carrying up to 18kg.


 - 42 x 32 x 15cm (unfolded)

 - 22 x 16 x 4 cm (folded)

Pencil Case

The Trashy Pencil Case is the perfect accessory for both children & adults alike, with enough space for a large number of pens & pencils. Made from over 16 used water sachets.


 - 24 x 7 x 9cm

Cosmetic Bag

The Trashy Cosmetic Bags are the perfect way to transport toiletries when travelling. Handcrafted 48 used water sachets, the bags can be compressed down if not full.


 - 23 x 15 x 10cm

Rope Bag

The ideal bag to carry your towel & swimmers in... whether wet or dry. Using 30 water sachets within each bag, what better item to use for a quick dip! 


 - 44 x 34cm

Laptop Sleeve

Two sized padded laptop sleeves made from 26 water sachets (for full water sachet variant) or fabric offcuts from the local market. 


 - 25.5 x 35.5cm (Small)

 - 30.5 x 38.5cm (Large)

Tote Bag

The Trashy Tote Bag is a fantastic small shopper. The inside of the bags are made up of 25 used water sachets, ensuring that they can be easily cleaned out. ​


 - 34 x 38 x 12cm

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