Vlieseline are committed to reducing carbon footprint, offering products made from plastic bottles and other recycled polyester materials. There are many positive reasons for reducing consumption of new and precious raw materials and Vlieseline are able to do this without compromising on the superior quality they are renowned for.
Optimising environmentally friendly manufacturing processes and transport conditions alongside minimising use of new raw materials are high priorities and in this way Vlieseline are able to support customers wanting to make their own contribution to sustainability.
There are a growing number of Vlieseline products made from recycled material and the following are manufactured using 100% recycled polyester are:
Lightweight, fusible, nonwoven interlining used for collars, cuffs, facings etc. on light to medium weight fabrics for dressmaking, home sewing, crafts and needlework. Machine washable to 60° and available in charcoal and white, 90cm wide. RRP £3.50 per metre.
A medium weight, fusible nonwoven interlining suitable for home sewing, dressmaking, crafts when using medium fabric weights. Ideal for use on garment facings, pockets, ties, collars, cuffs. Machine washable to 40, available in white only, 90cm wide. RRP £4.99 per metre.
Why choose Vlieseline products made from sustainable materials?
1. Synthetic waste materials are recycled and don’t end up in landfill or the sea, polluting the environment.
2. The quality of recycled PES is just as good as that of newly produced polyester but needs considerably fewer resources for its production.
Other Vlieseline products made from recycled materials include;
80% = P120, P140, P250 and 55%= 249
65% M12, S13
35% =G405 LE420
15% = H180
To find out more about Vlieseline products and for ‘how to’ instructions and demonstrations, please visit; www.vlieseline.com