Ice blue recycled Ghanaian glass with a Tibetan Agate dZi bead. These recycled glass beads are Fair Trade and Eco Friendly. They are a type of indigenously produced African bead from Ghana West Africa. These beautiful blue colour recycled beads are made using an old method that has been used for centuries. The glass itself is derived from a variety of recycled sources including old beverage and medicine bottles. The procedure for making the beads consists of a number of steps whereby the powdered glass is poured into molds of clay and baked in a specialized oven. These beads are produced in large part by the Krobo tribe and through recycling glass are environmentally friendly!