Technical grade sodium bicarbonate 1kg kraft paper bag. Bicarbonate has an astonishing variety of uses: it cleans, softens, regulates pH, scours, deodorises, prevents limescale … more than 50 domestic uses, some described in the recipe book by La Droguerie Ecologique (available at oneStep) for mixing your own cleaning products at home.
Made from almost inexhaustible mineral raw materials in Western Europe. Non-toxic and low carbon footprint (140g of CO2 per bag).
Packaged in Western Europe, sold in recycled cardboard kraft bag.
Ecodis Soft Impact. Soft Impact is Ecodis’ own label. It shows the product has been designed for lowest impact on the environment: use of abundant natural resources, made in Europe, no/few processing, eco-designed packaging, ecological label, etc.
Bicarbonate of soda as we know it today is principally produced via chemical reaction involving salt and chalk, two practically inexhaustible resources. Other versions (containing natro, a mineral composed of sodium carbonate and sodium bicarbonate) were extracted in ancient cultures from evaporation residues of soap water lake , notably in Egypt, and used as soap.
Ecodis was founded in 2000 in Brittany, France, employing 40+ people and specialising in designing and distributing eco products under several trademarks, including La Droguerie Ecologique and Anae, both available at OneStep. Ecodis are fully committed to using raw materials that are eco-friendly and wherever possible, sourced locally in France or Western Europe for a limited impact on the environment. Around half a percent of Ecodis turnover is allocated each year to projects supporting people in distress in France or to solidarity based and ecological projects abroad.