Sustainable Changemakers

This page celebrates the organisations, companies, startups, institutions that are working to create a better sustainable world. This space honours these changemakers of Sustainability.

Murshmallow by Atreyee Kar


Clean | High Performing | Supercharged

Murshmallow – a brand that focuses on skincare, bath, and body care. Founded by Atreyee Kar, the goal was to create budget-friendly and result-oriented skincare solutions for everyone. Murshmallow’s vision is stuck to their commitment to ultra-clean formulations, free from any toxins, ensuring that products are as beneficial for the skin as they are for Mother Nature in the long run.



Healthfab was founded in 2020 with the mission to provide affordable solutions for a healthy and sustainable human life. The company’s flagship product is GoPadFree™, India’s first standalone reusable period panty, that aims to bring comfort to women and create a more plastic-free society.

Core Asana

Core Asana

For the love of Yoga

With Fast fashion flushing our minds, our bodies are forgetting the feel of natural fabric (on our skin). So we want to lead the change by making India’s first Nature born, 100% biodegradable activewear.

Project Palaash

Reducing Water Pollution

Project Palaash aims to utilize the Floral Waste that is offered in temples, or dumped in water bodies, and create organic dyes which are purely non-synthetic in nature.

These organic dyes are used on fabrics which creates employment opportunities for destitute community members.

Project palaash


Upcycled Paper Pens

Project Syahi is an initiative by students of Enactus – Kirori Mal College, Delhi that seeks to introduce a sustainable alternative to plastic pens. They create pen out of upcycled paper with seeds attached at the rear end.


The Eco Social Tribe

reCharkha upcycles waste plastic bags and wrappers using a traditional Charkha and Handloom into beautiful products like bags, mats, potlis, jholas, cutlery kits, storage basket.

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Beewax Foodwraps

Bombus beewraps are the perfect reusable alternative to single-use plastic food wrap and zip-lock bags. The food wraps are made using 100% organic pure cotton, beeswax, jojoba oil, and pine resins.


Organic Bed Sheets & Towels

Amouve uses cotton that is non-GMO and grown without pesticides. The cotton is long staple and the dyeing process is completely free from synthetic and artificial dyes and additives. It makes the cotton bed sheets long lasting and extremely soft to touch. No wonder their best seller cotton bed sheets are a steal!

Organic Bedding


Sneakers from Plastic Waste

Thaely makes shoes using fabric derived entirely from waste plastic bags.Each pair uses a total of 15 plastic bags and 22 bottles. All components including the glue are 100% Vegan. Packaging box is made from Seep paper, once you get your box simply cut & plant it.

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Esscent by Arpan

Incense Sticks, Cones & Candles

Esscent by Arpan is a social entrepreneurship venture by the students of Connecting Dreams Foundation- SRCC Chapter to up-cycle dried flower waste into premium flower-based  incense products, like sticks, cones, and candles.


Sustainable Terracotta Pottery

Rivaayat is a social initiative by the students of Shri Ram College of Commerce. Read how, students & professional designers come together to save this art-form & make the artisans sustainable.

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Sustainable Alternative Products

Ksamah aims to inspire people to purchase aspirational Eco-friendly alternatives to live a more healthy and natural lifestyle, also, give the earth a chance it deserves.


Luxe-Sustainable Living

Sirohi is a sustainable luxury brand that advocates a slow and simple lifestyle based on values of Indian heritage and culture. Each product from Sirohi has a story to tell with an aim to bring the beauty of the outdoors, indoors.

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Amayra Naturals skincare

Amayra Naturals

Plant based Chemical Free Products

Amayra Naturals is beauty brand from Uttarakhand, founded by Deepa Chahal. The brand envisions to provide a holistic & conscious plant based approach to skincare.


Something Sustainable (SOS) is an organic clothing brand, dyed with natural and eco friendly elements, based out of Mumbai, India. Their mission is to create a better future by minimizing the use of natural resources.

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Cruelty Free Vegan Handbags

Founded in 2020, Artella is a PETA approved, Indian non-leather, eco-conscious, plant-based, Vegan Accessories brand.​

The NOM Company

Edible Straws

Flavoured edible straws made from wheat flour, rice flour, sugar, vegetable refined oil and 15+ ingredients. Flavours include vanilla, butterscotch, mint, chocolate and lemon-citrus.

Simran Gupta NOM Company


Fashion Accessories made from Cork

Launched in January 2019, Foret is a PETA Approved Vegan Sustainable Fashion brand. The label works with artisans in India to create accessories from recycled cork.


Biodegradable Sanitary Pads

Noraa Sanitary pad is an environmentally responsible product that biodegrades completely in 6 months.

Noraa pads
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Bamboo India

Sustainable Bamboo Products

Bamboo India is a pune based startup, with primary aim to replace plastic products with innovative Bamboo Products like Bamboo Toothbrush, Bamboo Earbuds, corporate Gift articles & many more.

BlueCat Paper

100% Tree Free Paper

BlueCat Paper focusses on creating tree free, handmade, recycled and, up cycled paper and paper products.

Blue Cat paper


Eco-Friendly Tableware

Ecoware produces plates, cups, bowls, trays, cutlery and other products – all of which are made from plant biomass, and all of which are 100 per cent biodegradable.


Natural Hair Skin Products

Satliva offers range of luxury hemp bath, body and hair care products, made freshly to provide the right nutrition for your skin and hair, that moisturises, nourishes, rejuvenates and heal within and beyond.

Satliva Natural Skin Face Hair Lip Beauty Products
Soul Tree - natural personal care and beauty products


Certified Natural Beauty Products

SoulTree Indian Beauty brand that offers certified-natural personal care and beauty products. 

Little Farm Co

Handcrafted Pickles

The Little Farm products have no preservatives and additives, are sun-dried, handcrafted, traditional taste, made from our own farms in Madhya Pradesh

Organic Little-Farm-Co-Mandarin-Orange-Pickle No preservative handmade
Korakari Kolhapuri chappals


Authentic Kolhapuri Chappals

Korakari makes authentic handcrafted leather kolhapuri chappals that are both comfortable & durable.


Incense Sticks recycled from Flower Waste

HelpUsGreen preserves the Ganges River by collecting the floral waste from temples and mosques that is dumped in the river and flower-cycling (upcycling) it into patented fertilizer and incense sticks, branded as Phool.

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Empower Impulse social Enterprises


Artisan Products from North-East

Empower is a brand of Impulse Social Enterprises. The enterprise aims to provide sustainable livelihoods for tribes in Northeast India, neighbouring states.

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