Patagonia Men's Tropic Comfort Hoodie II Green - Size - Medium. It's oppressively hot and humid. The last thing you want to wear is something heavy and sweaty.Close your eyes and imagine a cool breeze flowing over your skin. That's what this hoodie feels like.Usually when you think of a hoodie you think of it keeping you warm. Not so with Patagonia's Tropic Comfort Hoodie II. This hoodie actually keeps you cool, dry and fresh whether you're out fishing the flats, cruising in your kayak looking for uninhabited islands to explore or out on a whale-watching tour in the Caribbean. The relaxed silhouette with its stretchy, ultralight polyester and spandex blend seems to just float over your skin with a soft, cotton-like feel. Plus, it wicks away perspiration, dries quickly, protects your skin all day with 50+ UPF sun protection and stays fresh with Polygiene permanent odor control. The hood features a generous design that's made to fit over a baseball cap, while the longer sleeves with thumb holes cover your hands for additional protection in heated conditions. This simple pullover provides an easy sun shelter for anglers whod rather not have to fool around with gloves, neck gaiters and broad-brimmed hats. All this plus it's made with fabric that's certified as bluesign approved and Fair Trade Certified sewn (more on that below) so your impact on Mother Earth is minimized. 4.6oz., 94% polyester/6% spandex circular-knit jersey. Imported.50+ UPFThe Tropic Comfort Hoodie II features a sun protection rating of 50+ UPF (Ultraviolet Protection Factor), which means only 1/50th of the sun's UV rays that fall on the surface will pass through and reach your skin. The sun protection is built-in so, unlike messy sunscreen, it won't wear off or need to be reapplied throughout the day.Polygiene Odor ControlPolygiene permanently protects your garments from smelling like those running shoes you left closed up in your gym bag for a week. Although sweat itself is odorless, it creates the conditions that bacteria need to multiply, and some of those bacteria produce odors. Polygiene permanent odor control stops the growth of the odor-causing bacteria on the fabric, so you can wear your hoodie more and wash it less. Polygiene-treated products can be washed at lower temperatures and washed less often, because they can be worn several times between launderings. This is significant because energy and water used to
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