23L Recycled Ultimate Backpack

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Our Verdict

This ultimate backpack is designed for utility, comfort and a lifetime of use. Made using premium 100% recycled materials, it’s water-repellent, rip-proof, and packed with clever design features that will make it your go-to reliable backpack for years to come.

Read all about the cutting-edge innovations that have gone into GROUNDTRUTH's recycled accessories.

  • Made from 100% recycled post-consumer plastic, including GROUNDTRUTH’s bespoke technical GT-RK-001 textile (for full materials breakdown, see 'The Detail’ tab)
  • Water-repellent, stain-resistant, rip-proof, breathable
  • Stormproof YKK AquaGuard® zip opening, GT-OCO-CO2® zip pullers
  • Made by a family-run manufacturer in Jakarta, Indonesia, who champions worker wellbeing and sustainability
  • 10 year repair or replace guarantee against manufacturing defects
  • Easy access side exterior fleece-lined 16” laptop compartment, side pocket for water bottle, hideable exterior strap (for tripod, yoga mat, etc)
  • Magnetic main buckle opening, side access to optional camera insert, trolley sleeve for attaching to luggage
  • Optional detachable magnetic waist belt strap, detachable pouch with strap (can be attached under lid or inside main compartment)
  • Each bag removes 103 plastic bottles from our environment and comes in biodegradable packaging
  • Height: 530mm, width: 300mm, depth: 160mm, weight: 1.5kg
  • Volume: 23L

Combining cutting-edge technology with sustainable innovation, GROUNDTRUTH accessories are designed to last a lifetime. Their unique high-performance GT-RK-001 textile is made of 100% recycled materials: sleek, ultra-durable and water-repellant. Inspired by travel and tested in the harsh environments of Antarctica, their designs are tough, yet contemporary. With clever features and modular systems, each bag has been designed for travel in both urban and wild environments. GROUNDTRUTH is committed to people and the planet, with a progressive transparent supply chain and carbon neutral business - and we love the 10 year guarantee.

The Details


Outer Shell: Bespoke GT-RK-001 TRISTOP Ballistic 600D 100% recycled PET

Side Panels: Ballistic 1200D recycled PET

Exterior base and trimmings: Recycled 600D Nylon Hypalon

Interior Lining: Recycled PET 150D Ripstop

Laptop compartment: Recycled PET Fleece

Straps: Triple-layer recycled PET Airmesh

Padding: Recycled PET Felt

Webbing: Recycled PET

YKK NATULON® recycled zips

Shipping & Returns

Standard UK shipping is £4.45, or free for any order over £100. UK delivery can be expected within 3-6 working days.

Returns are available within 30 days. Any returned items must be in new (unused) condition and should include all original, undamaged packaging. Return shipping is at your own cost, unless the item received is faulty.

To begin a return, contact us here, quoting your order number and reason for return. After the item is received back, it will be checked before your refund is issued.

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