Material: 20% cotton used cotton clothes and jeans,
40% cuttings from factories (pre-consumer cotton)
40% recycled polyester from PET bottles
Pre consumer cotton´s origin is in the clothing factories, where large amount of cutting scraps are left over. It is processed to new yarn together with recycled polyester made of plastic bottles. In addition, there is post consumer materials of the pieces once worn. No virgin materials are used.
Because the recycled fibres are carefully sorted by colour, no dying is needed, which saves water in the production.
Manufacturing this product saves 2700 litres of fresh water compared to traditional methods.