DBS Hong Kong unveils new eco-friendly casual uniform for branch staff
The polyester used is partly made from recycled plastic bottles.
DBS Bank Hong Kong has introduced a brand new uniform for its branch staff.
The new casual uniform, to be worn on Fridays and Saturdays, features polo shirts made from a sustainable fibre mix of organic cotton and recycled polyester, with a colour-blocking inspired by the bank’s brand palette.
According to DBS, the cotton is grown and processed without pesticides or other harmful chemicals whilst the polyester used is partly made from post-consumer plastic bottles.
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Approximately seven plastic bottles are recycled in the construction of each garment, the bank said.
Since 2020, DBS’ branch suits have reportedly been made from eco-friendly fabric, with 65% recycled polyester and 35% polyester blend.