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Sustainable Practices

The Greenstraw / Sustainable Practices

Sustainable Practices

  • This house is our initiative towards sustainable living. 
  • We have tried to paint the house using as many low VOC paints as we could. 
  • The main logo wall at the store is made of MCM, a green material made from clay.
  • All the furniture at our space, including the store, coworking and the cafe is Refurbished & Upcycled.
  • All the frames you see outside the house are made using textile waste of a local brand of the city .
  • All the décor elements in the whole space is recycled and upcyled and sourced from local recyclers in the city.
  • The lamps at the cafe are made from waste Corrugated Boxes.
  • The plates and bowls are made from terracotta by local artisans. 
  • The order books are made from recycled hand-made paper and the pencils are made from recycled newspaper. 
  • Basil,Oregano,Mint,Rosemary,Thyme,Parsley used in cooking are grown in-house. 
  • We are trying to nurture about 200 Plants here. Feel free to adopt or donate more. 
  • We are also trying to build a library of used books at our space to encourage people to read more while not killing the trees. Feel free to take one or donate one.
  • We don’t serve straws to reduce the plastic waste With this initiative we hope to build a community of environment conscious people.