Sustainability | 2021

Recovered ocean waste: EverTru®
Arden Companies   |  ardencompanies.com   |  +1 248 415 8482

With a five-year warranty against normal wear and color fading, 100% solution-dyed EverTru® premium acrylic fabrics are durable enough to handle outdoor elements while keeping a soft-to-the-touch feel. Easy to clean, the fabrics are water, stain and fade resistant. Recommended for furniture and umbrellas. 

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Recovered ocean waste: OceanTex Premium Fabric Collection
Arden Companies  |  ardencompanies.com   |  +1 248 415 8482

With a soft hand feel and the ability to be made in custom colors and textured weaves, the OceanTex Premium Fabric Collection is a sustainable innovation that makes an impact on the environment while providing two premium options. OceanTex Olefin is made 100% from recovered fishing net waste collected from the oceans and beaches around the world. OceanTex Polyester is made 100% from recovered plastic bottle waste collected from the oceans and beaches around the world. 

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Repurposed fabrics
Quality Export Textiles LLC  |  qualitytextileexports.com  |  +1 770 778 2279

Quality Export Textiles LLC buys off-quality fabrics and waste from U.S. mills for export to emerging international markets for repurposing to keep the materials out of landfills. While second quality in the U.S. market, these products can compete with the first quality in other markets. Economical option for the right company and end uses. 

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Recycled content: NEOLUXE
Shawmut Corporation   |  shawmutcorporation.com  |  +1 248 225 2196 

With up to 70 percent recycled content, NEOLUXE is a knit suede that is much greener than the chemically intensive process of the alternatives of mostly urethane-impregnated suede products. Affordable luxury, with a superior knit appearance and hand, the fabric is recommended for the automotive market but can be applied to others. 

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Recycled content: AEROKNIT
Shawmut Corporation   |  shawmutcorporation.com  |  +1 248 225 2196 

AEROKNIT is a composite-backed warpknit that is moldable, durable, and can be offered in 100% post-consumer recycled content. An affordable and lightweight solution offering the beauty of a warp knit at a nonwoven price. Designed for the automotive market, but it can be applied to other markets such as heavy equipment and truck cabs.

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