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instituto e has teamed up with the Italian Ministry of the Environment, Land and Sea to calculate carbon and water footprints in the life cycle of different products. Follow the blog to read the latest reports from our journey.

E-fabrics – Pirarucu bag (made out of fish skin)

Pirarucu is a fish used basically for feeding purposes. Its skin usually represents a waste from the food industry and  causes biological pollution when discharged.

Pirarucu capture is made in a sustainable way respecting nature’s laws and fish reproduction periods.

Pirarucu bag - It is a fish used basically for feeding purposes. Its skin usually represents a waste from the food industry and causes biological pollution when discharged.

E-fabric – Pirarucu bag – Bag made out of fish skin

The transformation of the material which would normally become residue, is turned into a fashion accessory, generating jobs and  incomes for hundreds of workers.

E-fabric - pirarucu - by instituto-e

E-fabric – pirarucu – by instituto-e

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