Yulex® Water Heater Hooded Vest

Yulex® Water Heater Hooded Vest
Black
$199.95
Style No. 88512-BLK-S
$199.95
Shipping guarantee

Buy now or pay later with:

Overview

Designed for comfort under your wetsuit, this hooded vest is an easy way to add extra warmth. Made of 85% Yulex® natural rubber/15% synthetic rubber by polymer content; natural rubber is from sources that are Forest Stewardship Council® certified by the Rainforest Alliance. Fair Trade Certified™ sewn.

Yulex

100% of our wetsuits are made with FSC certified natural rubber. Less than half of the rubber produced worldwide is natural.

Fair Trade

87% of our line is Fair Trade Certified™ sewn.

Recycled Materials

87% of our line uses recycled materials.

Specs & Features
Features
Made with Natural Rubber
Stretchy 85% Yulex® natural rubber/15% synthetic rubber by polymer content; the natural rubber is Forest Stewardship Council® certified by the Rainforest Alliance; the synthetic rubber is chlorine-free
Thermal Lining in Hood
Thermal hood lined with a warm and stretchy solution-dyed 95% polyester (51% recycled)/5% spandex microgrid that dries fast and minimizes weight
Recycled Polyester Linings and Water-Based Glue
Stretchy, solution-dyed linings; interior: 100% recycled polyester jersey; exterior: 88% recycled polyester/12% spandex; lining and exterior fabrics laminated with solvent-free AquaA™ glue
Adjustable Opening
Face opening is easily adjustable with elastic cord and cinch lock
Shuts Out Water
Outer-neck baffle prevents water entry for maximum warmth and comfort
Durably Built
Glued and blindstitched construction for comfort and durability
Supporting the People Who Made This Product
Fair Trade Certified™ sewn
Country of Origin
Made in Thailand.

Reviews

Everything we make has an impact on the planet.

How it’s made
Recycled Polyester
Recycled Polyester
Recycled Polyester
Using polyester fiber made from plastic bottles reduces CO2 emissions by 59% compared to virgin polyester fiber.
Learn More
Recycled Polyester

Recycled polyester lessens our dependence on virgin petroleum-based materials.

Material
Forest Stewardship Council
Forest Stewardship Council
Forest Stewardship Council
By using more tree products that are FSC®-certified, individuals can help increase demand for FSC-certified products and prevent deforestation.
Learn more
Forest Stewardship Council

Our catalogs are printed on FSC®-certified paper and we’re sourcing FSC-certified raw materials for some of our gear.

Program
Spandex
Spandex
Spandex
We are looking for recycled spandex options and technology that avoids the use of DMAc (dimethylacetamide), a solvent deemed of very high concern by the EU because of its reproductive toxicity.
Learn more
Spandex

Spandex provides significant strength and elasticity and is fast drying.

Material
Yulex® Natural Rubber
Yulex® Natural Rubber
Natural rubber is produced by hevea trees that absorb carbon throughout their life span. Compared to the process of manufacturing synthetic rubber, harvesting and producing natural rubber reduces CO₂ emissions by up to 80%.
Learn more
Yulex® Natural Rubber

In 2016 we switched to neoprene-free Yulex natural rubber because neoprene is environmentally damaging.

Material