These Bamboo Face Shields Made By Farmers Are Now Available Online
(SPOT.ph) Still on the hunt for face shields? In case you were looking for sustainable ones that are also locally made, check out Bambuhay's Bamboo Face Shields. What makes these face shields even more special is that they're all made by a community of farmers from Cotabato province and Nueva Ecija, so purchasing one means supporting their livelihood as well.
According to Bambuhay, you reduce up to 100 grams of plastic waste and you get to help out our local farmers with every Bamboo Face Shield purchase. The face shields make use of a bamboo head band. Apart from being eco-friendly, they offer full-face protection and are lightweight, ultra-clear, and easy to disinfect. You can order one face shield for P150 online through Shopinas and Shopee.
According to a now-viral Facebook post by ABS-CBN, the bamboo face shields were designed by agricultural engineer Junroe Barrios from M'lang, Cotabato. Check out some snaps of the farmers making the face shields:
For more information, log on to Bambuhay's Facebook page.
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