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Recycled Bike Chain Bowl

1G0183
$59.95
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Waste not, want not, we say! India's primary form of transport is the humble push bike, and bike repair shops are found everywhere, along with mountains of old, unused and broken bike chains. One of Oxfam's most popular products, this bike chain bowl was the brainchild of an inspired metal worker from Noah's Ark Moradabad workshop who has ingeniously transformed these discarded bike chains into a cool piece of home decor. Hand soldered, the bowl is formed into shape and then electroplated to a modern chrome finish making it a fun and funky piece for your home. When you buy one, you're helping to ensure good healthcare, education and housing for Noah's Ark artisans and their families.

31x10cm

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Noah's Ark

Country: India

Noah’s Ark began as a single-room workshop in a family home in Moradabad, and has now grown into a successful fair-trade marketing organisation, working with approximately 40 artisan groups and over 300 artisans across India.  The organisation was created in 1986 by Samuel Masih, who was determined to help artisans become self-sustainable after he learnt about their exploitation by middlemen and exporters.  As a member of the International Fair Trade Association (IFTA), Noah&r...

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