FESTHOLMEN Cushion cover, in/outdoor, red/light grey-beige, 50x50 cm
FESTHOLMEN Cushion cover, in/outdoor, red/light grey-beige, 50x50 cm
FESTHOLMEN Cushion cover, in/outdoor, red/light grey-beige, 50x50 cm
FESTHOLMEN Cushion cover, in/outdoor, red/light grey-beige, 50x50 cm
FESTHOLMEN Cushion cover, in/outdoor, red/light grey-beige, 50x50 cm

This cushion makes the balcony and terrace both more comfortable and more personal. It’s perfect for outdoor use – the fabric stays fresh for longer in the sun and it is also water repellent.

Article Number704.393.04

Product details

The colour stays fresh for longer as the cushion cover is fade resistant.You can just shake off water from a light rain, as the cushion cover is water repellent. The cushion cover is easy to keep clean and fresh, as you can take it off and machine-wash it.The zipper makes the cover easy to remove.Inner cushion is sold separately.To be completed with INNER cushion pad 50x50 cm, when used outdoors.May be completed with TOSTERÖ storage bag or TOSTERÖ storage box.Designer

Maria Vinka

Article Number704.393.04
  • 100% polyester (min. 90% recycled)
    Machine wash, max 40°C, normal process.Do not bleach.Tumble drying, low temperature (max 60°C).Iron, max 110°C.Do not dryclean.The best way to extend the life of your outdoor cushion is to clean it regularly and store it in a cool, dry place indoors, or in a storage bag or storage box when not in use.Make sure the cushion is completely dry before storing it away in a storage bag or storage box.
  • The yarn in this product is dope-dyed, a colour method for synthetic fibres, which reduces consumption of water and dyestuff while improving colour fastness compared to traditional dyeing techniques.No perfluorinated chemicals (e.g. PFOS, PFOA, PFOSA) are used to make this product water repellent. As perfluorinated chemicals are non-degradable, it’s better for you and the environment to avoid them.By using recycled polyester in this product, we consume less new raw materials and lower our environmental impact while existing materials get new life.

Measurements

Length: 50 cm

Width: 50 cm

  • FESTHOLMEN
    Cushion cover, in/outdoorArticle no.704.393.04

    Width: 18 cm

    Height: 3 cm

    Length: 21 cm

    Weight: 0.24 kg

    Package(s): 1

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FESTHOLMEN Cushion cover, in/outdoor, red/light grey-beige, 50x50 cm

Our take on polyester

Polyester is a durable, wrinkle-resistant and easy-care material that is ideal for many home furnishing products like rugs, pillows, quilts and cushions. The downside to virgin polyester is that it is made from oil, coal or natural gas. This means that when we use virgin polyester, we are exhausting the planet’s natural resources. Our response to this, is to replace all virgin polyester with recycled in our products. In 2020, we achieved the milestone of replacing 79% of the virgin polyester used in IKEA textile products and will accelerate the transformation towards the aim of only using recycled polyester throughout the product range where polyester is used.

Virgin vs recycled polyester

Originally, all polyester was made from oil-based raw materials which are not renewable but we are switching to only using recycled polyester. The good thing is that polyester can be recycled over and over, without negatively affecting the quality of our products. When we make products from recycled polyester, we give a second life to material that is not biodegradable and reduce the amount that may otherwise end up in landfill or the ocean. Instead, PET and other sources of polyester are used to make textiles, storage boxes, kitchen fronts and even lamps. Recycled polyester is just as good as virgin polyester in terms of looks, quality and function, and produces about 50% less in CO2 emissions. And the material is just as clean and safe in every way.

Some challenges with recycled polyester

Recycled polyester makes us less dependent on oil. The amount we convert, is equal to the amount of virgin fossil fuel we eliminate from our polyester raw material (this excludes potential dyeing and other post recycled polyester production treatments). With some exceptions, the challenge is not the conversion of polyester into recycled itself, but to make it available to everyone by keeping it affordable. Buying low environmental impact products often comes with a higher price tag. We want to change that by working to make recycled polyester products more affordable and accessible to the many people.

Only recycled polyester

IKEA is committed to end the dependency on virgin fossil materials and only use renewable or recycled materials by 2030. We are accelerating this movement for polyester in our range and aim to replace all virgin polyester in our textile products with recycled. In 2020, IKEA replaced 79% of the virgin polyester used in IKEA textile products with recycled polyester. In volume, this means we converted 130,000 metric tonnes of recycled polyester, and saved 200,000 tonnes of virign polyester. We haven’t reached our 100% goal yet, but we have come far and overcome many obstacles on the way. These volumes make us a leader in converting to recycled polyester and we hope that our decisions can inspire and motivate whole industries to change.

Responsible sourcing

At IKEA, we demand that all recycled polyester used in IKEA products shall come from recyclers that are compliant with the Global Recycled Standard and traceability is secured to the IKEA product through requirements toward the IKEA Suppliers. By only using recycled polyester that meets the Global Recycled Standards we manage to secure social, environmental and chemical practices at the recycler’s production. We believe that the GRS standard is the best standard on the market today. We work with our partners and textile organisations such as Textile Exchange to further improve standards on recycled materials, including traceability of material beyond the recycling units.

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Material

What is recycled polyester?

When we create products from recycled polyester, PET bottles and other sources of polyester get a new life in products like textiles, storage boxes, kitchen fronts and even lamps. When using them, you get to enjoy exactly the same quality and function as with virgin polyester products. And naturally, they’re just as clean and safe in every way. And perhaps the very best part – you contribute to using less new raw materials too.

FESTHOLMEN
Cushion cover, in/outdoor, red/light grey-beige50x50 cm

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Inner cushion is sold separately.
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