5 tips for purchasing a sustainable cooler bag

Summer is just around the corner and we can go on the road again! Time for a nice sustainable cooler bag. But to what should you pay attention to when purchasing a sustainable cooler bag?

There is a good chance that you will go the beach this summer. Or go for a nice long walk in the woods. A cooler bag is essential on hot days to keep all the drinks and food you brought along well cooled. But what should you pay attention to when choosing a suitable cooler bag? And how do you make the most sustainable choice?


The first tip is to pay attention to the size of the cooler bag. Put on practical glasses and think about which occasions you want to use the durable cool bag for. For example, do you often go to the beach in a group or just as a couple? Or do you want to use the cooler bag for shopping? Is it mainly for transporting your sandwiches to work? Based on these kinds of questions, you can determine whether you want a larger cooler bag, or a more manageable lunch bag. Therefore, in addition to the content in liters, also take a good look at the shape and content shown in cans, this helps to estimate which bag model and size best suits you.

Cooling capacity

Are you the type who wants to enjoy a nice salad on the beach, then you want your salad to stay well chilled. This requires a much better insulating cooler bag than if you only want cold drinks throughout the day. All cool bags are equipped with high-quality insulation material. Which guarantees that your salad stays nice and cool and fresh.


If you know which capacity and cooling capacity suits you, it is time to think about the mobility you want. Do you often go to the beach for a day by bike? Or are you going on foot? Depending on your choice of transport, you can adjust the cooler bag model. For example, often take the bike to the supermarket or the beach, then the cool bicycle bag is a real solution. This is also easy to click on a shopping cart. But if you have planned a long walk, the cooling backpack is a better option. Tip! Also include your transport in the choice of cool bag.


A cool bag is of course often used in the open air and must therefore be able to withstand a knock. It is important that the cool bag is made of sturdy material, so that it does not break easily. Therefore, when purchasing a cool bag, pay attention to the choice of material. Choose material that is sturdy and the cooler bag will last longer. With this you immediately make the most sustainable choice.

Additional Features

Finally, you can look at the extra functions of the cool bags. Most cooler bags often have extra pockets for your phone/keys or optional straps. For example, our Mission Edition cool bike bag has extra reflectors by means of our logo on the side of the cool bag. This way you are clearly visible on the bike. In addition, an extra tip! look out for an extra bottle holder. This is of course an indispensable function for a cooling backpack that is used for hiking.

If you take the above mentioned things into account, you always choose the cool bag that suits you well.