The Running Republic makes the best running tops women can buy. Made from high-tech performance and eco-friendly materials, these tops are perfect to show your passion for sports and eco-activism. Our running tops for women can also be used for any cardiovascular activity such as running, working out, and yoga. The designs are ergonomic and made to fit and feel comfortable while also being functional by including features such as reflective accents, and more!
Recycled running leggings are a widely used piece of the garment due to the many benefits they offer. However, making the necessary fabrics to produce them from scratch is a very pollutant process that takes lots of water, energy, and crude oil processing. The virgin fabrics are non-biodegradable and there is a great demand for them. Something needs to be done!
At The Running Republic, we are committed to sustainability and changing the world. All of the recycled fabrics we use contain about 84% recycled materials on average. Our fabrics are produced mainly from recycled water bottles, fishing nets, and other fabrics scraps and rescued materials that are turned into the recycled fabrics we use: polyester and polyamide. In this article, we will take a deeper look into which fabrics can be recycled and the benefits of recycling.
You have probably heard a lot about microplastics recently or maybe you have heard one of the many campaigns seeking to stop the use of plastics in general. It's true, microplastics have become a major environmental concern, but exactly what are microplastics? and where do microplastics come from?
The process to make clothes from recycled materials is thankfully industrialized which means there are plastic recycling plants with processes that can convert post-consumer products into the pellets used to fabricate all kinds of plastic products we use every day. In this article, we will discuss the process to make recycled polyester and polyamide, both of which are ideal fabrics for sporting apparel.