textile technology

Swedish textile event

Swedish textile event

Political talks light up Swedish textile event STOCKHOLM – At a meeting hosted by the Sustainable Fashion Academy, stakeholders in the Nordic sustainable fashion sector, and UK representatives, called on Sweden’s Environment Minister – who was present at the event – to develop an environmental profit and loss account for the textiles sector among three Nordic countries; as the Minister...

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New textile technology

New textile technology

Microwaves aid textile recycling LEEDS – Innovative new textile technology, which uses microwaveable yarns to allow clothes to be quickly disassembled, aims to boost textiles sustainability, give cost savings and improve the overall end-of-life performance of garments. The new ‘Wear2’ technology is a newly developed type of yarn, which is bonded into clothing seams and on items such as...

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