3 facts about recycled polyester

The Egan and Leonel families are both produced in 100 % recycled polyester. It's soft, easy to wear, wash and dries quickly.
What is recycled polyester?
Recycled polyester, also known as rPET, is obtained by melting down existing plastic and re-spinning it into fiber.

Why recycled polyester?
Keeping plastics from going to landfill and the ocean
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Recycled polyester gives a second life to a material that’s not biodegradable and would otherwise end up inlandfill or the ocean. 

Does the quality differ from virgin polyester?
Recycled polyester is almost the same as virgin polyester in terms of quality, but its production requires 59 percent
 less energy compared to virgin polyester.
 
Recycled polyester
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Egan family here

Sophie Lundsfryd wearing Egan shirt

 

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