29 Mar '15, 5am

@Nike 's innovated a shirt made w 96% recycled material. H20-less dye saves 8 gals/shirt @CeresNews

@Nike 's innovated a shirt made w 96% recycled material. H20-less dye saves 8 gals/shirt @CeresNews

OREGON - Nike has launched its second garment product to be dyed using the waterless CO2 dyeing technique pioneered by Dutch company DyeCoo Technology. The company's Tennis ColorDry Polo was dyed without using water in a method which also eliminates the need for added chemicals during the fabric dyeing process. The top also boasts other sustainability credentials – it was made using 96 per cent recycled polyester and the company says each polo is made with the equivalent of 11 plastic bottles.

Full article: http://www.ecotextile.com/2015031321353/materials-product...

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