Predilnica Litija d.o.o. is Slovenian textile company with a long tradition. It has been operating in the international inter-organizational textile market since 1886. It produces yarns for home and technical textiles to supply foreign weaving and knitting mills. Its products from environmentally friendly materials will serve for the production of bracelets for the Women’s EHF Euro 2022.
The company develops its products and processes incorporating sustainable aspects. It chooses environmentally friendly materials, makes optimal use of production resources, and handles waste in a particularly responsible manner as it looks for new possibilities for recycling textile waste generated during the production process. Predilnica Litija d.o.o. obtained the Global Recycled Standard international certificate, which verifies the recycling process and recycled raw materials, and the ISO 50001:2018 certificate, which is the basis of the energy efficiency system.
Social responsibility wise, Predilnica Litija d.o.o. is a responsible employer that cooperates with its local environment, offers its employees job stability and equal opportunities for education and promotion, ensures safety at work, and promotes a healthy lifestyle and intergenerational cooperation.
Predilnica Litija will contribute yarn from environmentally friendly materials to make bracelets for the EHF Women’s European Handball Championship. The thread used for bracelets is made from a blend of LENZING™ Lyocell fibres and hemp. LENZING™ Lyocell is a regenerated cellulose fibre obtained from wood using nature-friendly processes, while hemp is a natural fibre with a thousand-year history of use, which gives the final product greater authentic meaning.