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Designed by Jasper Morrison for Vitra, the lightweight, multipurpose stool is made from sustainable cork. Cork can be stripped from trees once they are about 25 years old and the cork tree will continue to grow for as long as 200 years, ensuring multiple harvests from one tree.
Simply zip the 5.2- or 10.5-gallon bag up after adding your plant-based waste and the composter bag will produce 100 percent natural fertilizer. A handle on either side of the bag makes for easy compost mixing.