Rua do Comercio, 29
Paraty

Sobral

Art SpotLocal Business

Rezumat

Nu există voturi încă

History of this location:

Sobral is an ecologically conscious company. During the 1960s, Carlos Alberto Rezende Sobral, the president and main designer of Sobral, introduced handmade leather purses, sandals with tire soles, and jewelry made from corroded metal. When Sobral discovered resin, he was motivated to use it in his work. In 1978, he developed an industry on a small farm. Art from Sobral is known and worn by people throughout the world. Sobral currently owns retail stores in Paraty, Rio de Janerio, Buzios, and France. The company franchises, distributes, and wholesales in more than 12 countries.

Sustainable features:

The Sobral Company contributes to the community with Projeto D+ da conta. Through this project, disadvantaged young people are provided with the opportunity to learn to produce costume jewelry as a trade. The Sobral Company donates all of their recycled garbage to the COOP CARMO (cooperative of selective garbage collection). The raw material that Sobral uses is polyester resin, which is a bi-product of petroleum.

The poetic objects created and manufactured by Sobral are many times imitations of ivory, turtle, wood, amber, pearl, precious stones, etc. This way Sobral helps to preserve the sources of these raw materials and reuses its industrial waste in an extremely creative way.

Type of location: Jewelery, Artist
Sobral
Rue Tentente Francisco Antonio (Rua do Comercio), 05
T: (24) 3371-9303
aloysia.beyris@rsobral.com.br
http://www.rsobral.com.br
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, Spanish, French

Part of a community map.

Location:

Javascript este necesar pentru a vizualiza harta.

Comentarii

Publică un comentariu nou

  • Nu sunt permise taguri HTML
  • Liniile şi paragrafele sunt rupte automat.

Mai multe informaţii despre opţiunile de filtrare

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.

Conexiuni

Compare related sites, explore the related maps, find out about volunteering, how to get here and more. Soon, you will find ways to share this map here, too.

Getting Here

Every site using the same primary Icon on Open Green Map is automatically linked here. You can compare different approaches and solutions on this map and others around the world.
Related Sites Worldwide
Choose a connections category from the list on the left.

Multimedia

Be the first to add a photo, video, or PDF about this site! Each expresses a personal perspective.

Impact

No impacts have been left for this site yet - be the first!

Publică un comentariu nou

  • Nu sunt permise taguri HTML
  • Liniile şi paragrafele sunt rupte automat.

Mai multe informaţii despre opţiunile de filtrare

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.
Donate to GreenMaps