This skin-friendly, quick-drying functional material makes the Farley Stretch even more durable and abrasion-resistant. The zip function allows the trouser legs to be quickly removed to form shorts. Side pockets and a practical zippered leg pocket store important small items. This makes them the perfect pants for long tours and hikes from spring to fall. This product is finished with Eco Finish environmentally friendly water repellent PFC-free. The VAUDE Green Shape label stands for an environmentally and climate friendly, functional product made from bluesign® certified sustainable materials.
Features - Women's Farley Stretch ZO Pants II
- Very comfortable women's trekking pants
- Zip off to shorts
- Durable and quick drying
- Innovative, climate-friendly manufacturing via a mass balance process
- Elastic material
- Waistband with elastic inserts
- Belt loops
- 2 welt pockets
- 1 security pocket with zipper in the right front pocket
- 1 back pocket with turned zipper
- Knee preforming
VAUDE products bearing the Eco Finish been waterproofed in an environmentally-friendly way without fluorocarbons (PFC). PFCs are part of a group of chemical compounds which are used to waterproof the outer layer of many outdoor products. They have come under criticism for being non-biodegradable, bioaccumulative and toxic, and suspected of being harmful to health. VAUDE has made a clear commitment to completely renouncing PFCs.
bluesign® is the world's most stringent standard for environment, consumer and workforce protection. All environment-relevant production aspects are assessed and permanently optimized: materials, energy, water, water and air emissions, noise levels, waste, handling of hazardous substances. Products made at least 90% of bluesign®certified materials are marked as "bluesign® approved fabric".
[according to the Australian/New Zealand standard AZ/NZS 4399:1996]Excellent UV protection so that you can enjoy the sun and mountain sports well protected. A UPF rating of 50+ means that a given piece of fabric allows less than 2% (<1/50) of the UV rays that hit it to penetrate through. This is the same as 98% UV protection.The UV protection is created by the choice of fibres, weave, material thickness or by inserting a titanium dioxide "protective screen" into the fabric. Titanium dioxide is completely environmentally friendly and has been rated by the EU as harmless.
Experience more, consume less! VAUDE‘s MULTIUSE products are multifunctional and can be used for a wide variety of activities. They help you to enjoy nature to the fullest while reducing your ecological footprint. The Spirit of Mountain Sports!
VAUDE is a pioneer for sustainability across the entire textile industry. As one of the first German companies to do so, we received the new Grüner Knopf (Green Button) textile certification seal for a majority of our product range. This quality seal identifies textiles that were produced in accordance with high social and environmental standards. The strict criteria of our company's own Green Shape sustainability label formed an important foundation for the certification.
- Making sustainably produced clothing easier to recognize
- First state-supervised seal for fair and ecological textiles
- 26 social and ecological criteria are reviewed per product
- The company must demonstrate its corporate responsibility with regard to the issues of human rights, social justice and environmental protection.
Fair Wear Foundation
Good working conditions and wages for all workers. Members of the Fair Wear Foundation (FWF) undertake to continuously improve working conditions at all production sites. Periodic review of the conditions. VAUDE has reached Leader status, the highest level of FWF membership.
This product is carbon neutral: all emissions from materials, the manufacturing process and shipping have been systematically reduced and fully compensated.
Green Shape is the VAUDE guarantee for environmentally-friendly products - made from sustainable materials, resource-conserving manufacturing and fair production.