3 Sustainable Backpacks for Back to School

Make a difference as you head back to school by switching to backpacks for students that are eco-friendly and ethically manufactured. Check out these sustainable, stylish, and durable backpacks that give back to the world while positively impacting the environment.  

Terra Thread's bags leave no room for disappointment. And this sustainable Earth Backpack is a demonstration of just that. Measuring a generous 12 inches in width, 16 inches in height, and 5 inches in depth, university students can make the greenest back-to-school 2022 supplies by investing in spacious, sustainable backpacks that last. The backpack features a main compartment, then a laptop compartment to fit up to 15.6 inches laptops, an exterior zippered pocket, an interior hanging pocket, and two side pockets for water bottles. 

 

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But that's not all; this sustainable backpack is also perfect for wanderlusts. The strong 14oz organic cotton amplifies the bag's toughness and durability, making it ever-ready to face outdoor adventures and trips. It is an excellent versatile backpack that goes beyond carrying books and other school essentials. Consciously produced, every Terra Thread Earth Backpack is manufactured for absolute beauty, functionality, and environmental stewardship.

    • Size of the bag: 16" (H) x 12" (W) x 5" (D)
    • Size of front zippered pocket: 11" (H) x 12" (W)
    • Size of inside hanging pocket: 5” (H) x 9.25” (W) 
    • Separate compartment for laptops: Yes
    • Side pockets for water bottles: Yes
    • Strap: Adjustable up to 37 inches
    • Best for: University/ college students & wanderlusts 

Check out our Earth Backpack HERE.

Related blog: 5 Ways to Use Your Terra Thread Backpack

A silhouette of 13-inch tall, 11-inch broad, and 5-inch deep makes Terra Thread's Semi Mini Backpack the ideal size for intact transportation of school essentials. Or, in other words, the goldilocks of kids' backpacks. A slightly smaller version of Earth Backpack, this backpack is crafted to hold the textbooks and school supplies of younger students or people with smaller builds. But of course, individuals looking to carry lesser supplies more compactly also fit right into the zone.

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The Semi Mini Backpack collection also has an ample color variety and cheerful patterns, making it just the perfect accessory to accent casual wear! 

    • Size of the bag: 13" (H) x 11" (W) x 5" (D) 
    • Size of front zippered pocket: 11" (H) x 12" (W) 
    • Size of inside hanging pocket: 5" (H) X 7" (W) 
    • Separate compartment for laptops: Yes
    • Side pockets for water bottles: Yes
    • Strap: Adjustable up to 37 inches
    • Best for: Younger students and peppy souls

Check out the Semi Mini Backpack HERE. 

The smallest of Terra thread's organic cotton backpacks is our Zem Mini backpack. This super cute small backpack lends a timeless style suitable for all ages. Structured at 13-inch height, 10.5-inch width, and 4-inch depth, the backpack is cleverly sized to offer the best of both worlds. Small enough to be considered a cute mini, but spacious enough to give larger backpacks a good run for their money. Zem Mini Backpack features one spacious main compartment, internal and external pockets.

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While visually the bag gravitates towards smaller size, transporting every last essential will not be a problem thanks to the plenty of storage solutions. The backpack offers a sleek look without hurting the shoulders or wrists, all the while offering a lightweight, hands-free experience.  

    • Size of the bag: 13"(H) x 10.5"(W) x 4"(D)
    • Size of front zippered pocket: 7.5"(H) x 7.5"(W)
    • Size of inside hanging pocket: 6” (H) x 8” (W)
    • Separate compartment for laptops: No
    • Side pockets for water bottles: No
    • Strap: Adjustable up to 22.5 inches
    • Best for: People of all ages

Check out the Zem Mini Backpack HERE.

Related blog: What are Mini Backpacks good for?

Terra Thread's Truly Sustainable Backpacks

Organic cotton canvas durable backpacks from Terra Thread speak to both youngsters and adults alike. A collection of genuinely carry-anywhere bags crafted for aesthetics, functionality, and of course, sustainability. The backpacks also help fight food poverty, each purchase supports Feeding America's campaign to end hunger by helping donate meals to kids and families in need.

Final Thoughts 

Shopping for back-to-school backpacks is fun whether you are a college student or a parent. The important thing is to know what to buy and where to buy it. While getting school supplies more sustainably can be challenging at times, it is crucial to do so to avoid a wasteful experience. Going overboard with back-to-school shopping and purchasing items that are harmful to the environment or health can result in the opposite direction of doing good for the planet. Hopefully, this blog assists you in making wiser purchasing decisions and selecting eco-friendly backpacks as you or your children prepare to go back to school.

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