What are these? Handmade, washable paper (aka vegan leather) bags, ideal for those aspiring to a zero waste lifestyle. What they are made from? Wood Pulp Synthetic Latex Cotton The material used is accredited by both the Forestry Stewardship Council and Oeko-Tex and is manufactured in Europe. Synthetic latex is more stable than natural latex and produces less noxious gases in the manufacturing process giving your product more life. Why are they fabulous? Great for transporting your lunch in a stylish way, or using for gifts. How to care for them... Can be laundered with normal load and will soften and become easier to handle with each wash. Not suitable for tumble drying. scrunch up whilst wet to age the vleather and make it softer quicker.