Sympatex appoints Kim Scholze as Chief Sustainable Community Manager
Kim Scholze joins sustainability pioneer Sympatex. Scholze comes from ISPO Munich and wants to realise her vision of a consistently sustainable outdoor industry even more effectively from now on.
Global sustainability record for functional textiles: 25% bio-based material in all membranes
After several years of research, more than 25% of the raw materials used in the renowned Sympatex membrane will be converted to renewable raw materials* in the course of this year – without any compromises in performance. One of the launch customers is Mammut.
“We are the first generation,” – new brand claim and rejuvenated corporate identity
With a reduced logo, new brand claim and bright colours, the Munich-based functional specialist invites industry participants and end consumers to become part of a common movement that consistently and collaboratively implements a more sustainable textile industry.
High-quality textile waste recycled for value – Sympatex cooperates with the eBay Upcycling Store powered by VAUDE
Als As an ecological alternative among textile function specialists, Sympatex is now supporting the sustainable initiative of eBay and VAUDE with high-quality functional materials. All proceeds from the sale will go to the non-profit organization Save the Children e.V.
Planetary Consciousness Price 2020 is awarded to Dr. Rüdiger Fox
In the context of the “Summer of Purpose” in Munich the Club of Budapest honors Dr. Rüdiger Fox for his exemplary implementation of planetary consciousness
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