Everyone has had a favorite pair of jeans at one point or another…you know, that pair that makes your behind look just right, or makes you feel like a million bucks, or makes you look taller, or shorter, or whatever…Sometimes we have to part ways with that old friend. Maybe we outgrow them, or styles change, or they simply wear out from being worn every day! You’ve probably wondered what happens to old jeans. Do they go to denim heaven? Do they end up as grease rags? Is there a “retirement home” for old jeans?
Well, I’m here to tell you that some of those old friends have been reincarnated as insulation for our Russell Street Branch. Yes, the insulation in the interior walls of our new building are made from shredded recycled denim…So while you may no longer be wearing those old favorites, rest assured they have found a new and useful home.
Now you know….