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Nikwax Waterproofing

Nikwax is the International market leader for cleaning and waterproofing products for clothing, footwear and equipment. By upholding commitment to technical innovation, product quality, customer service and care for the environment, Nikwax is proud to be working with the World Land Trust in both conservation and Carbon Balancing.




Nikwax also produce people-friendly insect repellent SkitoStop™, a range of high performance insect protection for travellers. Many insect repellents on the market today contains DEET, which, although effective, may cause adverse health affects and damage to plastics and fabrics. SkitoStop™ insect repellent is DEET-free, and has been tested by many of our project partners in the field. As part of their commitment to the environment Nikwax is donating 2% of sales revenue from SkitoStop™ to the World Land Trust.



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Páramo Directional Clothing Systems produce innovative mountain and travel clothing. Using unique Nikwax fabrics, their garments provide comfort and performance for outdoor enthusiasts and professionals whatever the outside conditions. With a lifetime guarantee and renewable waterproofing using Nikwax aftercare, Páramo garments provide an environmentally responsible solution to keeping comfortable outdoors.

Paramo's ethical manufacturing facility in Bogotá, Colombia is in partnership with the charitable Miquelina Foundation, giving employment and training to 'at risk' women. Páramo is delighted to work with the World Land Trust in Carbon Balancing and forest conservation.

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