The pencil will have water-soluble capsules filled with different herbs and vegetable seeds to sow after use
Mumbai, NFAPost: Sharing its birthday with World Environment Day, India’s fastest growing stationery brand Skoodle has created a unique plantable paper pencil range made of nothing but 100% recycled material. What’s more exciting, it is not a 100% eco-friendly pencil, but better than a conventional wooden pencil.
Vododara-headquartered startup Stone Sapphire India Pvt Ltd’s Skoodle pencils after use will help grow plants in your little garden project. Adding fun and learn the concept in its pencils, Skoodle plantable pencils, are not only environment friendly, but 100% sustainable, with its water-soluble capsules filled with different herbs and vegetable seeds to sow after use.
These pencils can be sown in the soil after using the whole pencil as each pencil contains either of these 5 types of seeds – Mustard, Chilli, Tomato, Coriander & Fenugreek. The pencil is made out of recycled paper and is very easy to sharpen.
Creating pencils without wood is a challenging milestone and Skoodle achieved it without charging a premium price for the technology from its consumers.
And now as they turn 4 this year, they have come up with beautiful designs and packaging, bursting the myth, that Eco-friendly articles don’t appeal to children. The company’s mission is to save millions of trees cut every year for making just wood pencils. While doing their regular scribbling and writing with these fun pencils, Skoodle lets one grow trees from its pencils.
Founded in 2017, the flagship brand Skoodle today is the No.1 Eco-friendly pencil brand in India because of its sustained and diligent efforts.
Being wood-free, pencils are made with old paper that goes to waste is recycled and rolled into pencils. Not only it is a great alternative to traditional wooden pencils, but it is more durable with its Nib almost unbreakable because of its paper rolling method, giving a painless grip for long hours of usage. They are all extra dark HB 2 graphite nibs for all school needs.
To make the pencil affordable to all, Skoodle has priced one pack pencil with 10 pieces at Rs 99.
Over the years, Skoodle has built up a large bouquet of products such as Art sets, School Supplies, crayons and craft kits over the years. Partnering with international brands as Disney, Mattel and Hasbro, the group has been instrumental in offering some of the best imagination stimulating products to Indian markets for years.
Adding to its portfolio, flagship brand Skoodle aims at making learning fun at affordable prices. Developing quality products right from scratch in India, it lives its belief of being indigenous, home-grown business going places across the globe.
Under the direction and leadership of Vick Rana, Group Chairman, and his India team, the brand has come a long way. Vick Rana, is definitely one of the finest entrepreneurs of India to have made products for children affordable while maintaining top-notch quality at the same time.
“Quality is the top priority. These products are fun for children, parents and teachers without being heavy on the pocket for that international quality. Looking back, it is a proud moment for us having reached all states of India, in such a short span of time.” says Vick Rana.
Many other well-known names have now become a part of Skoodle India product portfolio. Today Disney Princess, Frozen, Mickey and friends, Avengers Spiderman, Mattel Barbie, Fisher price art craft and toys work with Team Skoodle with its extensive distribution and sourcing capabilities in India’s vast consumer market, a glowing feather in young brand of 4 years.