27 Jun '12, 5pm

Green light for Swedish textile recycling: VARGÖN, SWEDEN – A new pilot textile recycling facility i... #ecotextile

VARGÖN, SWEDEN – A new pilot textile recycling facility in Sweden, which aims to turn used textiles into fibres good enough for spinning and re-use in clothing, has finally been given the go-ahead. It is hoped the plant can be scaled up to take textile waste from Scandinavian retailers such as H&M and IKEA for up-cycling into new clothes through the regeneration of cotton and viscose fabrics.

Full article: http://www.ecotextile.com/2012062711569/materials-product...

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