Since its start in 2009, Fab Habitat has recycled millions of bottles and plastic containers turning them from trash to rug. This Fab Habitat Puebla Blue Area Rug is made from 100% recycled premium plastic tubes that are hand-woven to create a soft underfoot offering comfort while still retaining the durability of plastic. This Fab Habitat Puebla Blue Area Rug is lightweight, mold and mildew resistant, and UV resistant causing its colours to last. It's non-absorbent nature makes clean-up easy. Simply give this rug a shake or hose it down with water for heavier spills. The rug also comes with a jute bag carrier for trips to the beach or local park. Honestly, the designers behind Fab Habitat really have thought of everything!
Founded in 2009, Fab Habitat is a brand on a mission to produce durable, stylish home accessories that are good for the home and even better for the planet. Owners Suchin and Kanan Gupta refuse to cut corners in the name of cost. Each rug is designed to put up with the wear and tear of children, pets, shoes and everyday life. Many of their products are made from biodegradable and/or upcycled materials including plastic bottles that are melted and processed into yarn. Since inception, Fab Habitat has recycled millions of bottles and plastic containers turning them from trash to rug. Fab Habitat is a GoodWeave International accredited brand dedicated to ending child labor in the carpet industry and offering education to children in weaving communities. Fab Habitat rugs also received the SustainAbility3 Award, one of the highest achievements at the New York International Gift Fair. The company is also supporters of the Navjeevan Society, an organization focused on bettering the lives of individuals with special needs - a cause that is near and dear to the hearts of the Gupta family.
This rug is made from 100% recycled premium plastic derived from recycled food and medicine grade containers that have been shredded into pieces, mixed with coloring and melted into granules to form plastic tubes. The tubes are then weaved into a rug. The material is lightweight making it portable and easy to maintain. The yarn is smooth and soft while being truly hard-wearing, washable and weather resistant.