In 2004 HOLDEN created an award winning, and the worlds first waterproof-breathable Hemp. The Holden Isobel Jacket in Black is comprised of 55% Cantiva hemp and 45% recycled PET polyester, features a soft hand feel and a linen look. Hemp by nature is extremely durable and the use of recycled PET Polyester from plastic bottles adds stability to the fabric. The garment is laminated with a solvent-free laminate to reduce stress on the environment and workers applying it in its production. This product also features a Flurocarbon-free DWR, this drastically cuts down on the emissions that traditional DWR applications cause. It is rated for 10,000mm waterproofness and 10,000g/m2 breathability.Ideal, Earth Sustainable Zippers 100% recycled polyester zipper tape, 30% recycled teeth and 30% recycled zinc alloy pull. The polyester repreve process eliminates the crude oil consumption and need for chemicals negatively impacting our environment.