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WRAP Launches Circular Design Toolkit to Revolutionize Textile Industry Sustainability
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WRAP Launches Circular Design Toolkit to Revolutionize Textile Industry Sustainability

WRAP's innovative Circular Design Toolkit is poised to revolutionize the textile industry by addressing its environmental impact and emphasizing the pivotal role of sustainable design in reducing carbon footprints.
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|November 2nd, 2023|4:05 PM
Saxcell and Birla Cellulose Join Forces for Textile Recycling Breakthrough
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Saxcell and Birla Cellulose Join Forces for Textile Recycling Breakthrough

Saxcell and Birla Cellulose join forces to advance the production of recycled man-made cellulosic fibers through a groundbreaking partnership.
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|November 1st, 2023|4:50 PM
Patagonia Releases Its Most Insulated Jacket Eve Made from Recycled Marine Plastics
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Patagonia Releases Its Most Insulated Jacket Eve Made from Recycled Marine Plastics

Patagonia's groundbreaking Stormshadow parka, crafted from recycled ocean-bound plastics, signals a milestone in the outdoor apparel industry's pursuit of sustainability.
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|October 26th, 2023|1:03 PM
Lenzing's Role in Fashion's Circular Revolution through Innovative Fibers and Collaborative Initiatives
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Lenzing's Role in Fashion's Circular Revolution through Innovative Fibers and Collaborative Initiatives

Lenzing's expansion of REFIBRA™ technology to LENZING™ ECOVERO™ fibers offers a sustainable solution for reducing textile waste and gaining traction in the fashion industry, with prominent customers like American Eagle Outfitters, Fruit of the Loom, and Farm Rio.
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|October 17th, 2023|11:37 AM
How HKRITA and H&M Foundation’s reProLeather Will Transform Recycled Leather
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How HKRITA and H&M Foundation’s reProLeather Will Transform Recycled Leather

H&M Foundation and HKRITA are pioneering an innovative project to transform the environmental sustainability of recycled leather, addressing long-standing issues with traditional recycled leather.
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|October 11th, 2023|11:57 AM
Zalando Pioneers New Materials by Unveiling its ZIGN Collection
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Zalando Pioneers New Materials by Unveiling its ZIGN Collection

Zalando's ZIGN Studio Collection marks a shift towards material innovation, distinguished by its pioneering use of sustainable and recycled materials, including renewable wood pulp and bio-derived leather alternatives.
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|October 10th, 2023|5:17 PM
Puma, On, and Salomon Collaborate with Carbios to Revolutionize Polyester Recycling
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Puma, On, and Salomon Collaborate with Carbios to Revolutionize Polyester Recycling

The line, which is integral to the Fiber-to-Fiber Consortium founded by Carbios in 2022, includes prominent European sportswear brands and PVH Corp., the parent company of Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger.
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|October 4th, 2023|11:32 AM
Stella McCartney Unveils the Hult Prize for Revolutionizing Fashion with Banofi
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Stella McCartney Unveils the Hult Prize for Revolutionizing Fashion with Banofi

Banofi, a banana leather producer, has won the Hult Prize's first-ever fashion-focused competition, earning $1 million in seed funding for their innovative sustainable leather made from discarded banana waste, presented by Stella McCartney.
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|September 28th, 2023|3:08 PM
Adidas Partners with Rheon for Innovative Performance Apparel
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Adidas Partners with Rheon for Innovative Performance Apparel

Adidas' Adizero Control collection, featuring RHEON™ technology, redefines athletic apparel by minimizing energy wastage and enhancing running performance through innovative, patented materials.
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|September 26th, 2023|12:47 PM
Gucci’s Regenerative Denim Collection Wins Circularity Award
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Gucci’s Regenerative Denim Collection Wins Circularity Award

Gucci reaffirmed its dedication to sustainability and innovation by winning the Ellen MacArthur Foundation Award for Circular Economy during Milan Fashion Week, distinguishing itself in the realm of sustainable fashion.
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|September 25th, 2023|12:02 PM