Earth Tatva

Recycled ceramic tableware to reduce mining for natural resources
SEED Starter Team Waste Management Gandhinagar, India

Earth Tatva works towards reducing mining for natural resources by 60% and lowering energy consumption through recycling fired ceramic waste.

They believe every consumer should be able to carry on with their daily activities without worrying about the potential negative impact of their choices on the environment by offering recycled products.

Earth Tatvas recycled ceramic tableware is stronger than the conventional material, 100% recyclable and can convince with aesthetic designs. They are selling their designs to costumers seeking a green and sustainable lifestyle and to luxury hotels and organic food cafes with ambitions to lower their carbon footprint. With a pending patent Earth Tatvas hopes to also license out their innovation in material to other manufacturers and reduce mining on a bigger scale. 

Eco-Inclusive Impacts

The enterprise focuses on conserving and reusing ceramic materials to ensure multiple life cycles of resources.
  • Offering of employment opportunities in the area around the production and studio space
  • Raise of awareness for onscious consumer choices
  • Total elimination of need for new resource consumption 
  • Corresponding reduction in energy consumed
  • Direct (job creation) and indirect (value chain stakeholders) income for the region 



This enterprise is supported through its partnerships with various stakeholders, ranging from national and international organisations, investors, research institutes, suppliers, governmental bodies, NGOs, other social and environmental enterprises and more.

GUSEC - the Gujarat University Startup and Entrepreneurship Council is an incubation centre supporting Earth Tatva with grant application, patent & trademark registration among other resources.

Platypus Design Lab provides Earth Tatva with studio space to use for production and operations.

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Shashank Nimkar
Plot No. 64, Opp. Johnson Screens, Khatraj Cross Roads
Gandhinagar, India
Tel: +91 95455 28813

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