Zero Waste Club

Zero Waste Reusable Tea Strainer

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 For the perfect plastic free cuppa...

Do you remember the moment you found out tea bags have plastic in them (sorry if that was JUST now... horrifying right?) The perfect way to swerve those plastic tea bags is to start using loose leaf tea. It's better for you, and the environment!

The perfect gift for:

Tea lovers, New Home Gifts, New Job Gifts, Birthdays, Stocking Fillers, vegan-friendly gifts and more!

The facts:

  • A stainless steel tea strainer
  • Can be used on teapots, mugs, cups and glass bottles.
  • Completely plastic free
  • Double sided handle helps you easily remove if from the cup while avoiding the hot steam!
  • Made from food grade stainless steel that won't rust, or make your drink taste like metal
  • Easy to clean and dishwasher safe
  • The carbon has been offset to ship this product to the UK
  • Zero Waste Club plant a tree for every product sold.

 

    

 

About the independent brand:

Zero Waste Club are on a mission to re-invent every day essentials, so that they are more sustainable, plastic free, cruelty free and made ethically and sustainably. They are all about transparency, so that you can know who has made your products, how much they are paid and how they are treated.

The strainer was made at a factory located in Anping county in the Hebei Province in China. The monthly minimum wage in the Hebei Province is 1380 RMB. However, the the makers at the factory are paid RMB 19/hour, thus 3040 RMB per month.

Work is 8 hours a day, 40 hours a week. Workers are given time off for holidays based on China’s labor laws.

To ensure the health and safety for their works, the factory gives annual health checks and provides good food, fruits and vegetables to the workers through their factory canteen. The workers also have a union, and their feedback is highly valued by the company.

Planet friendly packaging:

100% stainless steel infuser and a Kraft paper box, printed with vegan inks.

Instructions for use:

Place loose tea leaves in strainer.

Place the strainer in your mug, tea cup...whatever you want to use!

Fill cup with hot water and leave until desired strength is achieved.

Remove strainer, can be placed on to the metal lid.

Enjoy your tea!

Product care & end of life:

If tea stains occur, simply use baking soda dissolved in warm water. Then wipe tea strainer after use to keep it in a great condition.

This tea strainer should hopefully last over 20 years. When it does come to it’s end of life, simply put it in your metal recycling.