In this episode we meet Vasco Carto, the man behind Cork Crafts.
We'll be covering:
- Vasco's background, from Portugal to County Cork.
- How cork products are made, from tree to shelf.
- How cork compares to leather.
- The unsustainable side of the cork industry: illegal labour and cheap production
- How to diffrenciate between 'counterfeit' cork and legitimate, sustainable cork.