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BEHAVIOUR CHANGE CORNWALL

EYEWEAR STRAP TRACEABILITY

We've partnered with Behaviour Change Cornwall to create adjustable sunglasses and glasses retainer straps, using recycled fishing nets collected from across the coast of Cornwall.

SHOP STRAPS

STRAP RECOVERY DATA

On each strap are stainless steel beads engraved with a batch number; allowing you to track exactly where and when the fishing gear used to create your eyewear strap was recovered. 

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Batch 003 - Porthleven

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Date: 31-03-2023

Method: 2m X 10m light trawl net reported via social media. Dug out of sand by hand and kept intact to be transported.

Associated Finds: Fixing Twine (Black), blue jerry cans, grey black lobster traps, and crate segment stamped Newlyn.

Net Origin: Presumed Newlyn Port, based on fish crate.

Batch 002 - Kynance Cove

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Date: 08-01-2021

Method: At low tide climbed to cut large intact trawl net into strips from tangle in rocks to enable transport of approx 200kg of net

Associated Finds: Fixing twine (orange & green)

Net Origin: Cornwall (based on style & condition), Unknown Port.

Batch 001 - Perranporth Beach

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Date: 28-06-2022

Method: Large intact black net and tails, hauled back via cart via the Wateringhole intact. Bundled into bags.

Associated Finds: Dolly Ropes & 6 tagged float buoys.

Net Origin: Newlyn, Cornwall (based on buoys).

Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul
Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net) - Waterhaul

Sunglasses / Glasses Adjustable Retainer Strap (Upcycled Fishing Net)

£15.00
Sustainable sunglasses / glasses retainer strap hand-made from fishing nets recovered from beach cleans of the Cornish coastline.
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