Environmentally friendly technology 2117
TPE membranes has many advantages in comparison with PTFE, PU and TPU. TPE
membranes can also be recycled and are fully degradeable by light, oxygen and
water. Our TPE membranes has pass REACH 148 and Oeko-tex-100 standard.
DWR (DURABLE WATER REPELLENCY TREATMENTS)
All 2117 garments have an ultra-thin treatment called DWR, a durable water repellent
polymer, applied to the outermost fabric layer so that water beads up and rolls off
rather than soaking in. Our DWR is PFC free, PFC´s is hazardous to the environment
and human beings.
Originally developed to serve the needs of the U.S. Army, who desired a water
resistant, synthetic alternative to goose down, PrimaLoft is recognized globally as
the proven leader and constant pioneer of innovative comfort solutions. In 2010,
PrimaLoft was awarded compliance with the bluesign criteria for environmental
impact, establishing PrimaLoft as the first branded insulation manufacturer to
obtain bluesign’s system partner status in 2015 which is important for 2117 of Sweden.
Dupont Sorona insulation is made of minimum 30% renewable sourced polymer
that is made with annually plant-based ingredients. Production of Sorona also
requires 30% less energy and reduces greenhouse gas emissions by 63% over and
equal amount of petrochemical-based Nylon6. Dupont Sorona is excellent in both
warmth sealing and breathability.
REPREVE RECYCLED FIBERS
Leading producer of recycled fibers, REPREVE transforms recycled plastic bottles
into amazing products you use and wear everyday. Recycling plastic bottles can
make a big difference. Since 2009, REPREVE has transformed more than 4 billion
plastic bottles that have been recycled by you to make recycled fibers. 2117 of
Sweden use recycled fibers from Repreve since 2011.
The special features of wool fibers from sheeps are their outstanding thermal
properties and excellent climate control. We use padding with wool cause its eco
friendly, temperature regulating and moisture regulating.
RECCO® RESCUE SYSTEM
The RECCO® Rescue System is two-part technology. Ski resorts and rescue teams
carry RECCO® detectors. The detector sends out a directional search signal,
which is echoed by RECCO® reflectors worn by skiers, riders and other outdoors
people. Recco can make a difference for you, Recco can help you to a second