MEET OUR NEW SUSTAINABLE EMMA BACKPACK

Our Emma Sustainable Backpack is designed in London and produced in Italy.

The Emma is made of Re-Gen denim; a unique denim fabric is composed of 50% Tencel ™ x Refibra ™ by Lenzing and 50% recycled cotton in Italy. We lined inside of our Emma with NewLife™ fabric, made with 100% recycled plastic bottles.

To make our Emma even more impactful, we use ethically produced leather in Italy for its adjustable shoulder straps to increase quality and durability of our backpack.

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ADJUSTABLE SHOULDER STRAPS
GreenLIFE Leather
  • As part of GreenLIFE; Green Leather Industry for the Environment project funded by European Union.
  • The leather production chain performed entirely in Italy, enabling to monitor the complete process and the chemical used; 59% less than the EU legal limits.
  • 90% waste sent for recovery, 97- 99% waste water sent for purification. 

FORM OF THE BAG
RE – GEN Denim by Candiani
  • Unique denim fabric from Italy.
  • Composed of 50% Tencel ™ x Refibra ™ - a cellulose fibres and 50% recycled cotton in both the warp and the weft.
  • No water or chemicals used during the recycling process.
  • Revolutionary water saving dyeing technology.
  • 30% less energy, 50% less water, 70% less chemicals during the production of the fabric.

 

LINING
ECO-HIGH-TECH yarns by Newlife™
  • The Newlife™ fabric is produced from 100% recycled plastic bottles.
  • The production process is 100% made in Italy and 100% traceable.
  • Less energy is utilized during the production process, resulting in a considerable reduction in carbon emissions.
  • 60% less energy, 32% less CO2, 94% less water during the production of the yarns.

 

Certifications of Newlife 

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