OEcotextiles

Indulgent yet responsible fabrics

Bioplastics

O Ecotextiles (and Two Sisters Ecotextiles)

The first plastic garbage bag was invented by Harry Waslyk in 1950. 1950!  Mr. Waslyk could not have predicted how much havoc his plastic child would wreck in a mere 62 years.[1] We’ve all seen the pictures of birds stomachs filled with plastic detritus and read about the Great Pacific Gyre, but I just read …

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Renewable?

O Ecotextiles (and Two Sisters Ecotextiles)

We keep seeing the term “renewable”  in the media   –   a lot  –  and especially with reference to products made from “renewable resources”.  And we understand why this term can be so appealing in this time of diminishing natural resources and increasing population growth.  But what do they really mean?  Stick with us and you’ll …

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