Enamel Teapot Kettle Product Eco Rating
Steel is infinitely recyclable and the Enamel coating does not impact its ability to be turned into Scrap Metal. The Steel core of this teapot-kettle is extremely durable and the Porcelain Enamel coating increases the preservation of the Steel and prevents leaching, although it can crack, chip, fade and wear overtime and with harsh treatment, which has slightly decreased this products Durability Rating.
The Walnut handle is FSC Certified with every part of the process of milling the timber has been checked along the way to ensure it’s been done is a responsible way. This has slightly increased this products overall Material Eco Rating, although the process of creating the Porcelain Enamel coating on the Steel creates toxic chemicals, yet in recent years new methods have been created to recycle these byproducts. The negative impact of the process of mining the Alloy and other minerals to create the Steel is outweighed by its durability and recyclability, as the materials never go to waste, once produced.
Sustainability of these Steel-core Porcelain Enamel Coated Teapot-Kettle with a Hardwood Handle
This teapot/camping kettle is built to be tough and last many years with their heavy-duty Steel core that has Porcelain Enamel coating.
The Enamel coating around the Steel isn’t just for stunning aesthetics, it also plays a key role in the eco friendliness of this teapot by preventing the Steel from leaching, not just into your food, but it seals the item even if incorrectly disposed of and left in nature.
Enamel coated Steel products are designed to last many years and are often passed down through generations and that’s exactly what we hope happens with this teapot. Steel is an extremely durable and relatively low cost material that’s infinitely recyclable, it just gets scrapped and turned into more Steel.
The Hardwood Walnut handle is FSC Certified, which is a global forestry certification that ensures the wood is sustainably sourced from a responsible forest. When a product is FSC Certified, it’s checked at every stage of process to make sure that it meets the FSC standards and that the product can be genuinely certified.
Being made from hardwood, depending on how much use this product has had, the handle can be either recycled or it’ll naturally decompose in time once buried.
The longevity of this item, the fact that they don’t leach toxins into the environment (or your food) and the ability for it to be recycled is what makes it eco-friendly.