Can I recycle my Patagonia jacket?

Is Patagonia 100% recycled?

To do our part, Patagonia is moving toward 100% renewable and recycled raw materials. By using both synthetic and natural fibers made from pre-consumer and postconsumer waste, we are limiting our dependence on raw materials and reducing carbon emissions.

What does Patagonia do with recycled clothes?

If you have an old Patagonia jacket or sweater in your closet that you no longer wear, Patagonia now wants it back. In a new take-back program that will launch in April, the company will begin offering store credit for used (but still usable) clothing. … The refurbished garment will be sold on Patagonia’s website.

Are all Patagonia products recycled?

Today, our materials team uses recycled polyester made from used soda bottles and unusable manufacturing waste to create new polyester fibers for clothing. … This fall, 69 percent of all Patagonia materials will be derived from recycled materials.

Does Patagonia recycle their clothes?

We also receive returns from customers that qualify as recycling-quality (i.e., they cannot be repaired or reused). Patagonia ONLY collects clothing and gear we make; we do not accept other brands for recycling. Creating new products from old Patagonia garments is an important part of our recycling program.

Does Patagonia used down?

Editor’s note: Starting in the Fall 2014 season, Patagonia will only use 100% Traceable Down sourced from birds that have been neither force-fed for foie gras production nor plucked for their feathers and down during their lifetime. Read more at Patagonia.com.

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Do all Patagonia tags say worn wear?

Worn Wear is printed on all of our tags, but this does not mean that they have been worn. By including this on our tags, we’re reminding customers that they can return their Patagonia items back to us so to be recycled into something new or resold via our Worn Wear program.

Does Patagonia run small?

Yes, Patagonia jackets do run small and tight especially the slim fit. That’s why it is recommended to size up the jacket from small to medium or large.

Does Patagonia use sweatshops?

All of its clothing is sweatshop-free and child-labour-free, and its activewear range is almost entirely made from certified organic cotton, with more than 50% also certified as Fair Trade. Find PACT in sizes XS-2XL. Shop PACT.