Womens recycled activewear
At Chief and Turtle we stock a selection of women's sustainable activewear brands that use recycled materials to make their ethical activewear. Using recycled materials is a great way to help reduce your carbon footprint. Think of the reusable bag.
Pretty much everything can be recycled nowadays and it's great to know that clothes made out of recycled materials without a loss of quality or style. Recycling is a great way to increase your sustainability as the waste is reused and made back into something to useful.
The brands you will find on Chief and Turtle give you the option of sustainable style and an easy to navigate "shop by values" section where you can use our recycled materials section to see all the brands that use recycled fabrics in their garments.
Sustainable activewear brands
CONTUR and DVR are premium brand that uses a fabric call ECONYL to make their shorts, sports bra and sustainable leggings. ECONYL is a recycled nylon fabric. It uses scraps of used nylon including recycled fishing nets to make into woven nylon making the clothing ethical and sustainable.
There is no compromise in quality with ECONYL but it is great to know you are reducing waste and helping protect the oceans! These products are really well suited for yoga wear and the gym and you know you are doing some good for the planet when you shop.
Some of our brands use plastic bottles to make their high performance activewear! The great thing about clothing made from water bottles is that they help the battle against climate change by reducing the need for fossil fuels needed to make the synthetic fabrics from scratch. Fabrics made this way have exactly the same soft feel and strength of conventionally made items. When you wear them you will not notice the difference!
Find an activewear brand that makes its eco friendly clothing from recycled plastic. We have a choice of yoga clothes, leggings and sports bras to choose from. Just check out the sustainable fabrics section on the site to make your choice of brand.
From this menu you can easily navigate to other ethical options and eco friendly materials as well making your search for sustainable sportswear easy ! Then you get to choose the brand you fancy. We have great size ranges and colour ranges so you have lots of choice to help the environment whichever brand you choose.
Take a look at the ranges from the likes of Tentree, Charli Cohen and Lefrik for clothes from yoga leggings, sports bra, leggings and even bags made from recycled plastic bottles.
They are great quality and are all doing a great job of reducing the environmental impact of fast fashion by reducing plastic waste and greenhouse gas emissions whilst making excellent activewear. What better way to enjoy the great outdoors than wearing clothes that you know are helping to protect it and its sustainability. Look out for other made from recycled items coming soon!
Recycled materials are a great addition to your sustainable activewear wardrobe at affordable prices. These materials look and feel great and whichever brand you choose you know you will be making a more sustainable choice. Use our get the look feature to pair with other items be they made from plant based materials that cut down on water waste or leggings made from bamboo and other organic materials.
If you need more information on the different way our collection of ethical brands helps reduce the environmental impact of fashion head over to our information pages. To top it off your order will arrive in recycled packaging.