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  • How do I fold up my eden bag?
  • Each bag has a patent-pending elastic closure. Watch how to easily roll up your bag.
  • (18 seconds)

  • Why are eden bags made in the U.S.?
  • Our mission is to have a positive influence on our nation’s economy. We’ve made the decision
  • to support our nation’s labor force by choosing U.S.-created fabrics and a U.S. manufacturer, even though this commitment raises the cost of our bags.
  • How are plastic bottles recycled and made into yarn?
  • Science Channel’s “How It’s Made” shows how this yarn is created.
  • (Less than 3 minutes)

  • Do recycled plastic bottle fibers really make a difference?
  • Check out these facts:
    • Every ten minutes in the U.S., two million plastic bottles are used.
    • Less than 30% of plastic bottles in the U.S. are actually recycled. Most are thrown into the trash.
    • 51 billion plastic bottles go into U.S. landfills annually. End-to-end these would wrap around the earth 5 times.
    • It will take 700 years before plastic bottles start to decompose.
    • 1 million plastic bottles recycled eliminates 180 metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions from being
    • released into the atmosphere.
    • 10% of all US oil consumed (2 million barrels per day) is used to make plastics.
    • Recycling plastic bottles takes 8 times less energy than to produce an equivalent amount of new ones.
    • Recycling 1 plastic bottle saves enough energy to power one 60W bulb for 6 hours.
    • Plastic bottles and debris thrown into the ocean kill 1 million sea creatures each year.
  • What happens to my bag once its useful life is over?
  • After years of faithful use, we don’t want your eden bag to spend retirement in a landfill. Simply send
  • your bag back to us and we will recycle it.
  • Questions?
  • Email: info@edenbags(dot)com
  • Phone: 248.797.1055