Treehugger raises ethical concerns over the trendy, £5 canvas grocery bags, designed by Anya Hindmarch. The bags are produced in China using cheap labor, composed...

Treehugger raises ethical concerns over the trendy, £5 canvas grocery bags, designed by Anya Hindmarch. The bags are produced in China using cheap labor, composed of non-organic materials, and fail to meet fair trade standards.   Not eco friendly at all. 

The bag’s selling point, other than the celebrity hype, is the slogan. “I’m not a plastic bag” is scrawled across the canvas; a concept that was originally conceived to raise awareness and profits for We Are What We Do, a London based environmental movement.   

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