Recycled school jacket

Front view of a jacket showing the lapels and front patch pockets. Front view of a jacket showing the lining. Rear view of a jacket showing the plain back.
Front view of a jacket showing the lapels and front patch pockets. Front view of a jacket showing the lining. Rear view of a jacket showing the plain back.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 005965
Country
Date
2009

Description

This jacket is made from recycled plastic bottles and was launched in 2007 making Marks & Spencer the first retailer to offer a range of schoolwear made from recycled materials. The jacket was manufactured in an Eco Factory, a building which has been designed to minimise its own environmental impact.
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Inscriptions

printed: "Recycled polyester blazer made from recycled plastic bottles." (swing tag)
Dimensions
Length
545mm
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