♦ Bionic Yarn ♦ commercialized by Timbaland, Top Shop, Moncler
A highly durable fiber composed of organic cotton wrapped around a core of recycled PET, a plastic commonly used for the production of soda bottles. Return Textiles Corporation - rapper Pharrell Williams is a key investor—produces spools of Bionic Yarn, which can be woven into a tough, water-repellant material that looks like traditional cotton canvas but dries quicker and is twice as abrasion-resistant. The fiber is being commercialized by clothing and footwear companies such as Moncler, TopShop, and Timberland.
Ecolux Efficiency - ★ ★ ★ ★
LiloEmpire - Green is Luxury