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Darlington Fabrics bags award for sustainability
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Apr '18
Darlington Fabrics bags award for sustainability
Darlington Fabrics is a recipient of Unifi’s inaugural Repreve Champions of Sustainability Award for recycling over 100 million or more bottles through the use of the Repreve fibre. The company continues to make sustainability in textiles through thoughtful purchasing and best use policies keeping the environment in the forefront in their processes.

Repreve Champions of Sustainability is awarded to 25 brand and retail partners that have each used the equivalent of 10 million or more bottles, and 15 textile partners that have each used the equivalent of 50 million or more bottles.

"Unifi created the Repreve Champions of Sustainability awards to recognise our brand and textile partners that have achieved plastic bottle recycling milestones as a result of their use of Repreve performance fibres," said Kevin Hall, Unifi chairman & CEO.

Darlington continues to look for ways to reduce their carbon footprint. Through the use of the Repreve fibre, Darlington has reached beyond its back yard and has kept more than 100 million bottles out of landfills.

"At Darlington Fabrics, we are committed to providing innovative warp knit products to the market coupled with the highest environmental standards possible." Steve Perry, senior vice president – Darlington Fabrics. (RR)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


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