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Media Coverage of Rimagined in What's Hot

Take Your First Step Towards Sustainability With Beautiful Upcycled Products From Rimagined! Rimagined brings together a range of upcycled products that celebrate local talent and craftsmanship. Their catalogue of items made out of materials like denim, rubber, composite and e-waste brings a ray of hope along with a plethora of opportunities to the rural artisans […]

Gazette Des Femmes

Media Coverage of Rimagined in Gazette Des Femmes

Le monde des jeunes pousses connaît une progression effrénée en Inde depuis plusieurs années. Si ce sont principalement des hommes qui démarrent des projets innovants et qui octroient le financement – symptôme d’un pays encore profondément inégalitaire –, des femmes n’hésitent pas à se lancer dans l’aventure et à intégrer une vision sociale à leurs activités. À l’image […]


Media Coverage of Rimagined in immorama

Quand les déchets donnent naissance à des objets design Une petite entreprise basée à Bangalore en Inde s’est spécialisée dans le surcyclage ou upcycling. Elle a ainsi adapté une tradition indienne ancestrale consistant à donner une nouvelle vie aux objets usagés ou aux matériaux inutilisés. Read More…

UN Environment

Media Coverage of Rimagined in UNEP

This Indian start-up is turning trash into treasure To help fix the vicious cycle of consumerism and waste disposal, 41-year old Shailaja Rangarajan – who is based in Bangalore, India’s third-largest city – is charting a new path towards conscious consumerism. While waste management is usually seen as the process of segregating and recycling, she […]


Media Coverage of Rimagined in Hey Beautiful!

Reimagine Recycling with Rimagined Rimagined is a collaborative platform for designers and makers working with waste. To support the makers’ commitments, they ensure that all the products sold on are upcycled. Hey Beautiful reaches out to their founder Ms. Shailaja Rangarajan, an MBA, to know more about their work & future plans. She brings […]


Media Coverage of Rimagined in The Better India

Tetra-Packs & Torn Jeans: Bengaluru Woman Upcycles Waste into Things You’ll Love! From suave bags fashioned from tetra paks, denim and other textile wastes to fancy tea coasters made using motherboards and vinyl records, Rimagined’s range of upcycled products is indeed a revelation. India produces 1,00,000 metric tonnes of solid waste on a daily basis, […]


Media Coverage of Rimagined in The Economic Times

Bengaluru’s Shailaja Rangarajan upcycles trash into home décor and fashion accessories BENGALURU: Shailaja Rangarajan was one of those techies in the software hub of Whitefield until she became part of the local citizen movement Whitefield Rising. She worked on solid waste management initiatives, along with others. Four years ago, she decided to resign her technology […]


Media Coverage of Rimagined in YourStory

Looking for upcycled and environment-friendly products? Check out Rimagined Shailaja Rangarajan started Rimagined in an effort to promote conscious consumption while creating livelihoods for women in the urban poor and rural sectors. Urban India today produces nearly 48 million tonnes of municipal solid waste annually. The alarming rate of waste generation in the country will soon land us in a deep waste-management […]