Tagua

2020-04-27T01:51:28-05:00

Tagua, also known as ivory nut or vegetable ivory, is the seed of the Phytelephas macrocarpa palm, which grows in the humid tropical forests of the Pacific region, especially in Panama, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. The tagua or vegetal ivory is a seed of a palm that grows in the humid tropical forests of the [...]

Tagua2020-04-27T01:51:28-05:00

Cosmetics use plastics and pollute

2019-11-07T21:49:39-05:00

The soap with which you wash your face, the detergent with which you wash your clothes or your toothpaste are also a danger to the environment. By using these products, the plastic microparticles that compose them end up in the oceans and pollute them as much as any bottle, tetrabrick or plastic bag. Every time [...]

Cosmetics use plastics and pollute2019-11-07T21:49:39-05:00

Environmentally friendly alternatives to microplastics for cosmetics

2019-11-06T23:21:32-05:00

One of the main environmental problems is the presence of microplastics from cosmetic products in natural environments such as marine. The German institute Fraunhofer investigates new alternatives to microplastics, environmentally friendly, for this type of applications. 01/15/2018 Despite their environmental impact, microplastics are still used in personal care and cosmetic products. In this sense, tiny [...]

Environmentally friendly alternatives to microplastics for cosmetics2019-11-06T23:21:32-05:00

TAGUA NUT 象牙果

2018-01-02T21:02:16-05:00

Direct from the Amazon Rain Forest each Tagua Nut is approximately 1.5"x 1.5" and the shape varies. Tagua Nuts are often called Vegetable Ivory due to the similarities to standard ivory and used by artisans and wood carvers to create anything from jewelry to chess pieces to buttons.

TAGUA NUT 象牙果2018-01-02T21:02:16-05:00

#tagua

2017-12-20T21:06:15-05:00

#Tagua, also known as vegetable ivory because of its color and hardness, is the seed of the Phitelephas Aequatorialis palm tree present in the Amazon and subtropical forests of Latin America. The pieces of Amazonaviva are unique, as only is each seed. The jewels are pieces are exclusive, each one different as different are the [...]

#tagua2017-12-20T21:06:15-05:00

EXTRA LARGE, LARGE, MEDIUM SMALL, EXTRA SMALL DRIED TAGUA NUTS

2017-12-05T14:22:06-05:00

Tagua is a unique vegetable. Growing wild in the primary forest of Ecuador, the nuts of this palm tree form in large clusters and hang like a coconut. These groups then fall to the ground or are cut from the tree. Each group contains many labels that are of different sizes. EXTRA LARGE, LARGE, MEDIUM [...]

EXTRA LARGE, LARGE, MEDIUM SMALL, EXTRA SMALL DRIED TAGUA NUTS2017-12-05T14:22:06-05:00
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