The more consumers demand products that are both sustainable and stylish, without sacrificing performance, the more likely we are to see real change.
The average woman is exposed to 168 unique personal care ingredients every day.
42% of people don’t realize their personal care products contain ingredients made from crude oil.
Up to 25% of the world’s chemicals are used in textile finishing alone.
Almost 27% of the world’s industrial water pollution comes from the textile industry.
More than 62 million tons of apparel are consumed each year.
75% of customers say sustainability is very or extremely important to them.
Silk and human skin share a similar protein structure, with 18 amino acids in common.
27% the average percentage of undisclosed chemicals in “100% natural” fibers (by weight)
Nylon treated with ACTIVATED SILK™ dries up to 40% faster than nylon treated with synthetic chemicals.
85% of clothing donations end up in landfills.
30% the amount of polyurethane, acrylic resins and perfluorinated chemicals that ACTIVATED SILK™ currently replaces on leather