As a producer of functional sports gear, <link www.odlo.com/de/ - external-link-new-window>ODLO </link>is interested in producing their clothes as much environmentally friendly as possible. In the past year the company has started the ODLO Climate Initiative 2011-2013 and is presently implementing measures for the improvement of their ecological footprint. myclimate examined the carbon footprint of the sports gear core product “ODLO warm” and made up the balance for the whole life-cycle, including utilisation. For a sports gear long-armed shirt of “ODLO warm” emerge 9 kg of CO2 what is equivalent to a 45 km car ride. Thereby 40 percent of the emissions emerge in the utilisation phase.