AMPHITEX by AMPHICO is the first 100% recyclable chemical-free waterproof breathable textile made for the outdoor and sportswear apparel industry. In April 2022, AMPHITEX by AMPHIBIO was announced as one of four Terra Carta Design Lab winners.
At a glance
- Current performance outdoor textile are impossible to recycle and use many harmful chemical.
- AMPHITEX by AMPHICO is the first 100% recyclable and chemical free outdoor performance textile.
- With Terra Carta, AMPHITEX by AMPHICO will be made from a combination of recycled and plant-based feedstock, resulting in a world first carbon negative performance textile.
“For the AMPHICO LTD team which developed AMPHITEX, winning the Terra Carta Design Lab allows us to kick-start the recycling pilot with our partners and fully complete our circular material and textile value proposition. Part of the prize will also be used to develop bio-based feedstock that can be integrated with our current raw material without compromising the recyclability, with the goal to reach carbon neutral or even carbon negative with our outdoor performance textile.”CEO and Founder, AMPHICO
CEO of AMPHICO
Material scientist and biomimicry designer. Founder of AMPHICO LTD and inventor of the circular outdoor performance sportswear textile AMPHITEX. A graduate from the RCA Innovation Design Engineering course, Jun was also the starting member of the DLX Design Lab, a collaborative lab between the RCA and The University of Tokyo.View full profile