Established in 1987, Bean Products, Inc. has been a consistent leading manufacturer of eco-friendly home goods and wellness products utilizing organic cotton, hemp, buckwheat hulls, kapok fiber and other sustainably produced materials. Located in Chicago, IL, Bean Products strives to keep most of our manufacturing done in the United States.
To produce desired products that are useful, long lasting, beneficial to the user that are naturally derived from organic renewable sustainable materials that will replace typical synthetic toxic mass market products.
To inspire a healthier more sustainably conscious lifestyle for our customers, suppliers and those interested or connected to Bean Products.
To maintain a low energy usage through every area of our manufacturing and distribution processes.
To reduce consumption of materials and reduce waste while recycling residual materials in every area of our manufacturing and distribution processes.
To offset our carbon footprint in meaningful ways and encourage others to as well.
To support solutions to our many planetary ecological crisises.
Moved our sales and production of product lines to a majority of fully organic products.
Majority of our production is local at our facility in Chicago, IL USA.
Increased our product filling materials to be a majority organic sustainable and locally grown with the balance or recycled synthetic materials.
Reuse large and growing quantities of corrugated shipping cartons daily to reduce virgin carton needs as well as reduce waste while recycling the balance.
Retrofitted factory and warehouse to LED lighting to reduce energy consumption and reduce light bulb waste.
Designed and aided a 700,000 sq.ft. multi tenant commercial building to divert corrugated waste for recycling and reduce waste pick ups from 35 per week down to 2 per week reducing local pollution and cost while recycling over 1 million pounds of corrugated cartons previously landfilled.
Planted 10,000 trees to offset carbon footprint through non-profit partner creating beneficial food forests on several continents that improve soil, food production, building materials, healthier habitats to enable local populations to live sustainably.