Sam Palmer, co-founder of ReFleece | Photo by Chris Milliman

For the Early Winter 2015 issue of Mountain, I wrote about ReFleece, a startup out of Lawrence, Massachusetts, that converts used fleece and rain shells into gadget sleeves, bags and tech cases. Founded by Sam Palmer and his wife, Jennifer Feller, ReFleece is the product of years in the outdoor industry, Ivy League degrees—and a commitment to sustainability.

“The values are built into the business,” says Palmer. “It’s what makes our products compelling.” Story