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Christoph Dahn

Na2rale - Abbigliamento Sportivo Bio, Via Principe Amedeo, Torino, TO, Italia
January 12, 2014

Time for a change
Did you know? Greenpeace Germany asked two independent laboratories to test 14 rain jackets and trousers for a broad range of toxins. While there were many different brands, the results were broadly the same: every piece of clothing was found to contain perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) The hazardous PFOA as well as other substances within the Perflorinated Chemicals (PFC) group are used to make clothing stain and water-resistant. The price we pay is that PFOA is a persistent pollutant, which means that when the chemical is released into the environment. These results sit in sharp contrast with the typical advertising of outdoor brands, and the image they portray about bringing you closer to nature
But there are better options. Just check this jacket which is recently available at Kickstarter which is made in Italy out of 100% organic cotton but is still water resistant and windproof

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