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Osprey's Backpack Collection Made With 100% Reclaimed Nylon Waste

Updated : 09-Sep-2020

Tempest Backpack Collection

Osprey features Hyosung’s new GRS certified, Mipan® regen robic high-tenacity nylon (made with 100% reclaimed waste) in its multi-sport Talon/Tempest series, a travel backpack, which has been completely redesigned.

Company Name

Osprey, Hyosung.

Headquarters

United States

Product Launched in

2021

Sustainability Benefits

  • Hyosung’s regen robic nylon is made with 100% reclaimed waste.
  • According to Simko, for every kilo of recycled nylon made by Hyosung, six to seven kilos of carbon emissions are saved.

USP

  • The collection featuring recycled high-tenacity nylon not only brings recycled material into their premium Talon/Tempest series, it also improves the technical performance and durability of the backpack.

End user sector

  • Adventure Sports Accessories Manufacturers
  • Sustainable Textile Production Facilities
  • Eco-Fibre Distributors

How does this work?

Hyosung’s nylon textile filament is used in high-quality innerwear, sportswear and industrial materials. This reclaimed nylon is now being used by Osprey in their backpack collection, which makes their product range more sustainable.

About the Company

Osprey
Since Osprey was founded in 1974, the company has become a leader in high performance and innovative carry solutions such as backpacks. For the compaany, sustainability has been part of their core values — from building the most durable products possible to launching the All Mighty Guarantee to introducing high-quality recycled materials and better chemistry. They are continually evolving their processes and finding ways to keep high-quality solutions in use for as long as possible, and hence are committed to building innovative, high-performing products — designed to last a lifetime.


Hyosung,
Established in 1966, Hyosung Group is esablihsed in business areas such as Textile Manufacturing, Power and Industrial Systems, Industrial Materials, Chemical, Information Systems and Communication, etc. Their Textile Segment finds itself at the forefront of the global textile industry by producing and supplying nylon and polyester yarns<

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