specializes in using plastic bottles, fishing nets through the ECONYL ® yarn, cupro (cotton waste from the collection process) to produce an all-size fitting collection of active-wear. Girlfriend collective makes their synthetics with materials that would otherwise clog landfills and pollute the earth.
All of their textiles are made from recycled materials in their facility in Taiwan that specializes in eco-friendly and high-quality textiles, then cut-and-sewn in their SA8000 certified factory in Hanoi, Vietnam, that guarantees fair wages, safe and healthy conditions, and zero forced or child labor.
Their factories are SA8000 certified. This certification promises that their operation adheres to those super strict regulations that keep factory employees well-paid, safe, and living healthy lives.
Their recycled fabric is certified Standard 100 by Oeko-Tex, the world’s leader in testing fabrics to regulate harmful substances. They make sure every fabric’s origin and contents are totally upfront, so you know exactly what you’re putting on your body.