Kerala is the southernmost state of India. The name Keralam is believed to have been originate from the word “kera” and “alam”. Kera means coconut and alam means land or location- Thus it is meant by “The Land of Coconut Trees”.
Jute bags are naturally green. Jute bags aim to help the environment by encouraging more people all over the world to use earth-friendly bags. Jute is second to cotton in terms of amount of being produced but is one of the most affordable natural fibers. Jute bags helps in reducing the use of wasteful and unnatural materials. Jute Bags are most durable than other bags. It is not easy to tear like those of plastic. Life time of the bag may be more than five years.
Jute is biodegradable recyclable and thus environment friendly. Jute also does not generate toxic gases when burnt. Jute is known as the ‘Golden Fibre’ due to its golden brown colour and its importance. In terms of usage, production and global consumption.
Jute is a rainy season crop, sown from March to May according to rainfall and type of land, and harvested from June to September depending on weather the sowings are early. It increases best in a humid heat and the climatic conditions obtained in West Bengal in India and Bangladesh.
Jute plants are ordinarily ready for harvesting about four months after sowing. The plants, from 8 to 12 feet high, are cut with sickles close to the ground, normally after the plants have shelter their leaves. The stems are then made up into bundles for steeping.
The jute fibre is in the outer layer of the stem, between the wood on the inside, and the cortex on the outside, surrounded by soft tissues. During retting, these tissues are softened with the results that the fibre can be separated readily in the subsequent process of stripping. The quality of the fibre depends greatly on the care exercised in retting.
Sangeetha Bag was established 27 years ago by Mr. K. C Job and is one of South India’s First Eco-friendly jute bag manufacturing company. The firm has grown immensely over the decades and has taken a unique name in the field of manufacturing and exporting of the world’s most everlasting Ecofriendly jute bags. The firm has more than hundred workers who are experts and specialists in the same.