OUTDOOR Friedrichshafen

Recycled Spandex

The Era of Pure Green Textile

Award   GOLD WINNER 2018
Category   Sustainable innovations
Company   SHEICO Group

Recycled Spandex is the innovative milestone of being 100% sustainable green which has been certified by Global Recycled Standard (GRS). Up to 1,200 tons of waste spandex every year are made into Recycled Spandex which minimizes the influences to our environment. Recycled Spandex performs virtually identical functionality to virgin spandex and opens the gate to pure green daily wear and reaches the balance among function, fashion and sustainable solution.

Outstanding in the following evaluation criteria

  • Degree of innovation
  • Choice of materials
  • Sustainability

Jury Statement

A truly sustainable innovation. By recycling spandex – Sheico is reusing this widely-used, stretchy polyurethane fabric which would otherwise end up in landfill sites or incinerators. Certified by the Global Recycle Standard (GRS).