It is not easy to receive a nordic eco label. Svanen have tough demands and requirements which is also reflected in the customers trust in Svanen. 99% to be exact. Chosen products are evaluated from its whole life cycle, from the production of textile fibers, sales in store and possibility to recycle. For each and every product we do a pre-study where we examine several elements. It often comes down to choosing a product that is used by a lot of people in large volumes and then ask questions like - is the product linked and strongly contributive to large environment issues? Is it possible to make the product better seen from a sustainable and climate smart perspective? And in what way does a Nordic eco label influent theses possibilities?Svanen examines both fabrics, button and zipper. Important choices in production of fibers, treatments of fabrics and review of emissions from for example transportation, making sure that the product is safe for you and our planet.
- No hazardous chemicals- No toxics or heavy metals- No endocrine disruptors
- Ensure that the working conditions and environment are good- Ensure that the factories are not polluting the local environment- Ensure that it contributes to a more sustainable textile production
- Progressive technology that allows the denim to retake its fit and then need less washes- Organic cotton in both chinos and jeans- Better quality in seams which offers the products a longer lifespan- Recyclable cotton from the factories waste and polyester from PET-bottles in our denim
By choosing Svanen eco labeled products, you contribute in helping the world bit by bit for a more sustainable future. Velour By Nostalgi offers ecological clothes with the launch of SS17, where ecological chinos, jeans, shorts and shirts are found in our collection.
”We want to offer, encourage and help the end consumer to make better, sustainable and active choices helping the environment” - Per Andersson, Founder and CEO