“This 100% recycled T-shirt is made from 4.8 plastic bottles and 0.26 pounds of fabric scrap, and saves 63 gallons of water compared to a conventional cotton T-shirt. Fair Trade Certified™ sewn.”
Really digging Patagonia’s focus on reducing waste during the manufacturing process of apparel. Tip of the cap to a company that is truly committed to rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.
“Discarded cotton scraps deserve a fighting chance. Our Responsibili-Tee® T-shirts are crafted with 50% recycled cotton scraps plucked off the factory floor and 50% postconsumer recycled polyester from discarded plastic water bottles. By choosing recycled materials, you can reduce your clothing’s impact on the planet. Watch how these 100% recycled T-shirts are made.”