Our card manufacturer Exeet sources the wood from sustainable cultivation in Austria. The card is therefore made from a renewable, regional material and drastically reduces our plastic consumption. We save 80 % respectively 4 grams of plastic. The currently unavoidable plastic core, which makes contactless payment possible, is made of R-PETG, i.e. recycled PVC. With an average felling for the veneer industry, the cherry trees usually have a trunk length of 7m and a diameter of 45cm - sums up in 450.3 kg per tree. So around 11.257 cards can be produced from one cherry tree.
Modified on: Tue, 2 Feb, 2021 at 8:46 PM
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