Portfolio Company:

Thread International

Thread improves and processes recycled waste from the developing world into high-quality synthetic raw materials and consumer goods.

The company implements a high-impact, socially valuable and sustainable model within the local community, employing thousands of people in Haiti and Honduras to collect plastic. then turning this plastic into high quality thread which is used in products from shoes to clothing to backpacks. Thread has secured partnerships with major brands such as Aerie, Reebok, Timberland, and Marmot and is now designing their own products as well.

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