Kat Nouri has a love-hate relationship with plastic.
As an artist and product designer, she’s enamored with its transparency and the infinite inventive makes use of for it. However as a mom, and an environmentally-conscious shopper, she’s disgusted by it.
“Plastic is a giant a part of our every day lives. There isn’t any denying it,” stated Nouri. “However each time we use extra of it , we’re harming ourselves and Earth.”
So she’s doing one thing about it.
On Thursday, Nouri unveiled Stasher, a line of sandwich luggage made completely of silicone, a pure materials made from sand, rock and oxygen.
Like plastic sandwich luggage, the silicone luggage characteristic the identical pinch-press, air-tight closure. However the comparisons finish there, stated Nouri.
Her silicone luggage are petroleum-free and comprise no PVC, latex or phthalates.
And whereas 20 million plastic luggage find yourself in U.S. landfills every day, Stasher luggage are…