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Organic Eco Elastic

The first ever sustainable ecological elastic was discovered because of the challenge to find an Eco-friendly alternative to conventional polyester elastics for the clothing industry. This vision was shared between German designers, Austrian manufacturers and Turkish organic cotton growers who were able to put together a range of elastics made from certified organic cotton and natural rubber. We are now able to offer these plastic free elastics for personal and commercial use.

  • Certified organic Turkish cotton and natural Malaysian rubber
  • Available in different widths and colours
  • Washable from 40 to 60 (depending on which elastic)
  • Approx. 5% shrinkage
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Biodegradable
  • Recyclable
  • Tested against chlorine and heat
  • Complies with the EU toy safety standards EN71-3 and EN71-12
  • A longer life span than comparable conventional polyester elastics
  • Commercially available in 100m lengths or by the metre for personal use.
  • Made in Austria, designed in Germany and stocked in Warwickshire.

In just a few weeks of our UK launch the feedback has been really encouraging and we are delighted to be part of the move away from conventional polyester elastics towards a more responsible, sustainable future.

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4 thoughts on “Organic Eco Elastic

  1. Hello,

    We are a sustainable clothing label based in Australia and would love to convert our current elastic to your eco elastic.

    Are you open to wholesale?

    Thanks,
    Allie

    1. Hi Allie,

      That sounds brilliant and we’d love to work with you guys.

      Best wishes

      Richard

  2. Hi there

    Love this idea.

    How long does it take for the Malaysian rubber to degrade?

    1. Hello!
      The http://www.theverygoodbra.com did a time lapse video of one of their garments which they composted with the natural organic elastic and from memory it was about 6 months.
      Best wishes
      Richard

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