unbleached & more
carbon offset program
This is an effort to offset carbon emissions with the cooperation of all purchasers.
If you purchase a product with this program, you will be compensated (carbon offset) for the greenhouse gas emissions that are difficult to reduce at Iwata (*37.2 kg CO2e in single conversion) that are emitted during the manufacturing and remaking process of this product. can.
This program, in collaboration with More Trees, a general incorporated association, will be utilized for forest conservation activities in Nakatosa Town, Kochi Prefecture, and the CO2 absorbed by the forest will be offset.
* Emissions from the manufacturing and remaking process if this product is purchased and used for 45 years by recycling the filling twice every 15 years and refilling it. Equivalent to 58% of emissions compared to conventional products based on Dekabo score.
more trees carbon offset efforts: https://www.more-trees.org/activities/city3/
unbleached ＆ more 羽ぶとん レギュラー カーボンオフセット付 （税込）
About the unbleached series
unbleached is a product group that takes on the challenge of creating circular products with the theme of "continued use."
Unbleached fabrics, fillings, and other materials are limited to those that are unbleached, undyed, and do not use fluorescent brighteners, and have received Oeko-Tex 100 certification for the safety of hazardous chemicals. Eliminating bleaching and dyeing leads to more effective use of water resources and reduced CO2 emissions.
From the QR code sewn onto the product, you can easily access instructions on how to care for it, such as daily care and washing, and you can also refurbish it if it feels worn out over the years.
Iwata Shiga Factory uses 100% renewable energy, such as solar and small hydropower generation, and is also participating in the ``Renewable Energy 100 Declaration RE Action.''
Obtained Dekabo score as a product with a carbon dioxide reduction rate of 42%
By using undyed and unbleached fabrics and grains, using electricity derived from renewable energy, and extending the lifespan of products through regular maintenance, we have reduced CO2e emissions compared to conventional products. We found that the reduction rate was 42%.