"How We Make It Greener"

Kurt Hettle
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The wool for each iWooly is produced at wool mills 30 miles away from where the products are assembled in Portland, allowing the company to have a smaller footprint while exercising more control over manufacturing. Plastic products made overseas must travel more than 5,000 miles from factory to warehouse, Murillo estimates. “It has to transfer through a lot of hands,” Murillo says. “That’s something we’re trying to minimize.”