NEWLIFE \nü ˈlīf\
n 1 a: A polyester yarn made from 100 percent post-consumer recycled plastic bottles. b: Processed through a mechanical, rather than chemical, process in Italy by textile manufacturer Saluzzo Yarns (formerly Filature Miroglio). c: Relies on a patented horizontal integration system that involves a bottle-sourcing company, a materials convertor, and a textile factory. 2: End uses include fashion, sportswear, underwear, technical clothing, workwear, medical garments, outdoor clothes, furnishings, and accident-prevention textiles. 3: Used by Georgio Armani to create an eco-friendly gown for Livia Firth at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards.