The earth is the responsibility of all its inhabitants and with the many disastrous effects of climate change, each and every individual and business entity is expected to be ecologically accountable. When choosing wholesale custom embroidered and printed t shirts, golf tee shirts and polo shirts for company uniforms or as promotional items in Tampa FL, therefore, it would be best to choose eco-friendly options. Eco-friendly t-shirts to be used for customized embroidery or prints are easily sourced these days.
Eco-friendly t shirts, golf tee shirts and polo shirts available in Tampa FL are made of organic cotton, modal, bamboo and bamboo charcoal technology, and recycled polyester blend
In order to be called organic cotton, the producer needs to obtain the necessary certification from a governing agency providing evidence that the cotton used in the material had been organically grown and that chemical fertilizers and chemical pesticides had not been used on the land it had been planted in for the past three years. Only crop rotation should have been used to renew the soil and only manure should have been used to fertilize it. Organic cotton has all the good qualities of ordinary cotton and its benefits include its being hypoallergenic, highly absorbent and biodegradable. It is also machine washable and machine dryable.
Modal is an eco-friendly fabric because the native beech wood it is made from is a highly renewable source that is easy to propagate and does not require harmful fertilizers and pesticides. Its benefits include its being soft, highly absorbent, resistant to the development of odor, color fast and resistant to shrinkage and the development of pills. Modal is also able to regulate heat, keeping the wearer's body temperature comfortable.
Bamboo is also considered an eco-friendly fabric because it is made from is a highly renewable source that grows quickly and does not require harmful fertilizers and pesticides. The bamboo can grow as much as one foot each day. The fabric is manufactured through bamboo charcoal technology using high heat. Its benefits include its being antimicrobial and preventing the development of odor, being breathable while wicking out moisture and keeping the wearer's body dry, its being highly resistant to UV rays and its ability to regulate heat and keep the wearer's body temperature stable.
Although polyester is not organic, fabric made of recycled polyester blend is considered an eco-friendly fabric because it lessens the need for new production. This means less use of resources and less pollution. The recycling of existing materials equates to less waste and maximization of existing resources. Its benefits to the user include its being breathable and its resistance to wind and rain.
The eco-friendly t shirts available in Tampa FL include Port Authority 100% Organic Sport Shirts, Port Authority Ladies Modal Soft Touch Shirts, Port Authority Bamboo Camp Shirts, Port Authority Bamboo Pique Sport Shirts, Red House 100% Organic Cotton Pique Polos and District Threads Organic Cotton Tees. Other eco-friendly wear include Port Authority Long Sleeve Bamboo Fine Stripe Shirts, Port Authority Recycled R-Tek Fleece Vests, Port Authority Recycled Jackets and Port Authority Recycled Polyester Soft Shell Jackets.
There are also eco-friendly choices for promotional items in Tampa FL such as Port Authority Bamboo Sandwich Bill Caps, Authority 100% Organic Grocery Tote, Port Authority Bamboo Towels, Port Precious Cargo 100% Organic Infant and Toddler Tees, and Precious Cargo Infant One-Piece garments.
Any business entity, therefore, has no excuse for not choosing eco-friendly wholesale custom embroidered and printed t shirts, golf tee shirts and polo shirts for company uniforms or as promotional items in Tampa FL. Make a stand for corporate social responsibility.
Florida Shirt Company
3103 W Parkland Blvd
Tampa, FL 33609-4635
Phone: (813) 837-4478
Fax: (813) 875-4407