Custom made in Italy, high-tech fabrics, eco-friendly company.
At Pella, "Made in Italy" extends beyond a flair for design:
Poison-free fabrics: Fabrics used by Pella are certified by OEKO-TEX, a standard in place since the early 1990s that ensures the absence of harmful chemicals in fabrics.
Performance testing: Pella fabrics are performance tested in a climactic chamber at the Politecnico di Torino.
Water based printing: Ink used by Pella are water based, which have longer drying times than solvent based ink but contribute to a safe working environment and allergy free clothing. The ink used by Pella also comply with REACH regulations, a regulatory framework in place in the EU since 2007 that promotes a high level of protection for human health and the environment from the risk posed by chemicals.
Solar powered production: In 2012, Pella invested in a photovoltaic system that powers 100% of the production process.
Zero waste philosophy: At Pella, both excess ink from printing and fabric remnants are recycled; consistent with the company’s broad commitment to an eco-friendly process.
Social responsibility: Pella sportswear steadfastly manufactures in Italy, paying fair wages and maintaining good working conditions.