Beewise is a company created to encourage people to live a sustainable life by helping them make conscious choices with the day-to-day products they use. Our mission is to reduce plastic use by making eco-friendly, reusable, non-toxic, and sustainable products available to everyone. Our packaging is plastic-free and compostable. We believe that through small changes, we can collectively make a big impact on our planet.
I'm Carina, a Brazilian product designer living in Amsterdam since 2016. I'm passionate about nature, the environment, and animals, and I have been doing my best to respect our natural resources since I was a little child. My passion for these topics came mainly from the summer vacations I spent at my Austrian grandmother's farm in Brazil (on the main photo) while I was a kid. She was an agronomist pioneer in organic farming.
Circular consumption is all about minimising the number of products purchased, utilizing products as long as possible, and reducing waste. Having this in mind, at Beewise, we only sell products that are reusable, home compostable, and/or recycled infinitely after their disposal (e.g. stainless steel). Our packaging and labels are always in kraft paper (natural and unbleached paper) and home compostable, reducing waste material as minimum as possible.
We are still small, but we are happy to give our contribution and help where we can. Therefore we have decided to support the Plastic Soup Foundation, giving them 5% of our profit.
This Foundation does a fantastic work combatting plastic pollution at its source. They are based in Amsterdam but have an international