Key contributor to Green Fashion
It has become increasingly important for long-term sustainability that the fashion industry works on reducing its carbon footprint and adopt concepts of circular economy to deal with the pollution it triggers, and the resultant climate change.
Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), India’s largest private sector company, is spearheading the adoption of sustainability and circular economy concepts. RIL has been recycling post-consumer used PET bottles to provide eco-sensitive raw materials to global fashion brands and retailers. RIL has been a key contributor in the current green fashion movement, as it recycles more than 2 billion post-consumer PET bottles annually across different manufacturing sites.
R|Elan™ range of fabrics offer multiple possibilities with inherent technologies that bring about special and lasting benefits in the garment for the consumer. R|Elan™ GreenGold fabric which is made from 100% post-consumer used PET bottles is a core part of the R|Elan™ product portfolio and it helps provide sustainable solutions to the fashion industry.
Complete range of Eco-sensitive solutions
GreenGold is available both in staple fibre and in filament yarn forms.
Under the staple fibre category, GreenGold is available across a range of deniers from one of the finest deniers like 1D to coarse deniers like 3D and Tow for worsted applications.
GreenGold is also available in Draw Texturized Yarn (DTY) and in Fully Drawn Yarn (FDY) ranging from 50D to 300D with dpf ranging from 1dpf to 3dpf.
Depending on the brand requirements, GreenGold can be made in various lustres like Semi Dull, Full Dull, Optically bright etc.
Sustainability with added Functionality
There is a growing demand for apparel with value-added benefits.
R|Elan™ fabrics offer a world of possibilities with technologies that bring lasting benefits to wearer at the same time are eco-friendly. GreenGold combines sustainability with various functional benefits like moisture management in the form of R|Elan™ Kooltex, thermal insulation in the form of R|Elan™ AirTherm and all weather comfort in the form of R|Elan™ AllClima. GreenGold is also available in pre-coloured (dope dyed) form in a wide variety of shades, thus reducing the need for downstream dyeing.
Now, your garments can be eco-friendly, functional as well as fashionable!!
Now available with low BPA content
Bisphenol A (BPA) is in the restricted substances list of global fashion brands, due to its harmful effect on the humans and the environment.
RIL, through its R&D efforts and technical expertise, has developed a new variant of GreenGold fibres and filament yarns with less than 1 ppm BPA. This new R|Elan™ GreenGold variant of fabric enable brands and retailers to offer a safer solution to their consumers.
Enabling green fashion across apparel categories
Due to its versatile nature, GreenGold can be used across a wide range of applications in apparel such as casual wear, denim, formals, activewear, woven tops and bottoms, women’s western wear and home textile applications.
This way, R|Elan™ GreenGold fabric empowers domestic and international fashion brands with high-quality eco-friendly fashion that can fulfil the growing demands of their consumers.