16 Mar '18, 10am

Green innovation to make a splash in green Vancouver

Green innovation to make a splash in green Vancouver

In a special the ‘Pitch for our Planet’ session hosted by Rogier van Mazijk, Investment Manager at Fashion For Good, delegates will hear about how microorganisms are being used to make feedstock for cellulosic textile fibres, and a new way to produce bio-pigments and finishes based on timber waste. Other talks will feature a new, patent pending textile technology that reduces synthetic microfibre pollution caused by laundering, and a unique method of harnessing protein DNA to make durable fabric dyes entirely from biological processes. A unique way to use probiotics in textile wet processing as well as a chemical recycler able to recover raw materials from blended poly-cotton.

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