World´s first sail containing recycled plastic bottles

EPEX jib on a First 40.7 made from a double taffeta, where the white light taffeta is made from recycled plastic bottles. The fiber combination is a Vectran/Polyester, where the polyester is 100 % recycled.

Even though COVID-19 has cleared the front page since March and still hasn´t  left us, sustainability is still an issue and an important path to follow. When it comes to doing business in a more sustainable manner, it is first of all a commitment. And now we are ready to embrace our sustainable journey with an overall approach, that we label EKKO.



Read more about our approach here: Sustainability