Unifi Inc., makers of REPREVE®, today announced the recipients of its fifth annual REPREVE Champions of Sustainability awards, which recognize brand, textile and retail partners that have demonstrated a true commitment to supporting a more sustainable world. Key highlights from this year’s list of recipients include the following:
- Nike and Target both reached a major milestone this year, each having transformed more than 2 billion recycled plastic bottles through the use of REPREVE fiber.
- Polartec, Walmart and Texhong Textile Group Ltd. have each transformed more than 1 billion bottles.
- This year’s recipients have helped turn a combined total of nearly 14 billion recycled plastic bottles into more sustainable products.
Read more at TextileWorld.