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Table 2 Clothing materials in new and replacement uniforms*

From: Symptoms related to new flight attendant uniforms

Garment New Uniforms
2011–14
Replacement Uniforms 2014–17
Skirt 50% wool, 48% polyester, 2% spandex (lining = 100% polyester) - assembled in Indonesia 51% polyester, 42% wool, 7% elastane (lining = 100% polyester) - assembled in Sri Lanka
Blazer 53% polyester, 43% wool, 4% elastane (lining = 100% polyester) - assembled in China 52% polyester, 42% wool, 6% spandex (lining = 100% polyester) - assembled in Sri Lanka
Shirts 60% cotton, 40% polyester - assembled in Indonesia 55% cotton, 45% polyester - assembled in Indonesia
Cardigan/Sweater 55% acrylic, 23% wool, 22% nylon - location of assembly unknown (a wool-free acrylic/nylon alternative was also available)
53% polyester, 43% wool, 4% elastane (lining = 100% polyester) - assembled in China
55% cotton, 45% polyester - assembled in Indonesia
Pants 53% polyester, 43% wool, 4% elastane (lining = 100% polyester) - assembled in China 52% polyester, 42% wool, 6% spandex (lining = 100% polyester) - assembled in Sri Lanka
52% polyester, 42% wool, 6% spandex (lining = 100% polyester) - assembled in Sri Lanka
  1. *Material information taken from flight attendant clothing labels