Berisfords have partnered with a leading European yarn supplier to develop a ribbon which is woven with yarns made from 100% used plastic bottles. Collected via recycling points within mainland Europe, the bottles are thoroughly cleaned then broken down into smaller plastic elements before being melted back into a liquid form then converted intoThe resulting yarns are certified by GRS which is the Global Recycled Standard and also by Oeko Tex which is the global industry standard for textiles.
filaments, which are spun to create 100% recycled yarn. 100,000 metres of 25mm satin uses 12,000 plastic bottles. that’s 12,000 bottles not going to waste, landfill or damaging the wider environment.