Patagonia Women's Quandary Shorts - 5"
These lightweight hiking shorts are made of stretch-woven 94% nylon (62% recycled)/6% spandex with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish. Inseam is 5".
- Lightweight shorts made of stretchy 94% nylon (62% recycled)/6% spandex with a DWR (durable water repellent) finish
- Waistband has belt loops, metal button, hidden drawcord and a zippered fly
- Pockets: two front drop-ins, two back drop-ins; right-rear has a secure reverse-coil zipper closure
- Gusset for mobility
- 5" inseam
- 142 g (5 oz)
4.2-oz 94% nylon (62% recycled)/6% spandex with a DWR (durable water repellent) finishView The Footprint Chronicles
DWR (durable water repellent) fabric finish repels light rain and snow and decreases dry times. When DWR is used in conjunction with a waterproof/breathable barrier, the DWR finish keeps the outer fabric from becoming saturated so that the breathable barrier can do its job.
bluesign® Approved Fabric
Patagonia has worked with bluesign technologies since 2000 to evaluate and reduce resource consumption in our materials supply chain, and to assist us with managing the chemicals, dyes and finishes used in the process. bluesign technologies, based in Switzerland, works at each step in the textile supply chain to approve chemicals, processes, materials, and products that are safe for the environment, safe for workers, and safe for the end customers.
In 2007, Patagonia became the first brand to officially join the network of bluesign® system partners.
Any fabric you see that’s bluesign® approved offers the highest level of consumer safety by employing methods and materials in their manufacture that conserve resources and minimize impacts on people and the environment.