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Introducing Impermea Materials: Reinventing the Textile Supply Chain
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Introducing Impermea Materials: Reinventing the Textile Supply Chain

Impermea Materials stands ready to tackle industry challenges of any magnitude with its cutting-edge technology and expertise.
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|May 30th, 2023|6:22 PM
The Dangers of Microfibers in the Textile Industry
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Ethical Consumerism

The Dangers of Microfibers in the Textile Industry

Unlike other sectors, which are in the process of changing to combat microplastics, fashion is still not doing enough to control microfiber pollution. Learn what the adidas, the North Face, and C&A are doing about it.
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|May 25th, 2023|10:54 AM
Lululemon and Samsara Eco Join Forces to Revolutionize Textile Recycling
Ethical Consumerism
Sustainable Materials

Lululemon and Samsara Eco Join Forces to Revolutionize Textile Recycling

Apparel brand Lululemon has partnered with Samsara Eco to scale up textile-to-textile recycling and create infinitely recyclable nylon and polyester from apparel waste.
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|May 23rd, 2023|2:21 PM
Is Scaling Circularity the Next Step for the Fashion Industry?
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Is Scaling Circularity the Next Step for the Fashion Industry?

The global economy is shifting to green initiatives and partnerships. Join Innovation Forum’s upcoming conference on Sustainable Apparel and Textiles to discover how brands can adapt practices to deliver on ambitious commitments and growing stakeholder expectations.
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|May 5th, 2023|9:47 AM
Reciclados Tangier to Invest $68.5 Million Into New Recycling Plant
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Sustainable Materials

Reciclados Tangier to Invest $68.5 Million Into New Recycling Plant

With this investment, Reciclados Tangier hopes to position itself as a national leader in the manufacture of recycled textile and apparel products to serve not only the local market but also the markets in Europe and America.
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|May 2nd, 2023|7:04 AM
Zara Launches its First Multi-Fiber Recycled Collection with Circ
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Zara Launches its First Multi-Fiber Recycled Collection with Circ

In collaboration with Circ, Inditex reinforces its commitment to circularity with this innovative collection of Zara garments made from recycled polyester and lyocell from the separation of multifibre textile waste.
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|April 20th, 2023|11:10 AM
Agave Leather is the New Sustainable Vegan Alternative
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Agave Leather is the New Sustainable Vegan Alternative

The founders of Desserto saw an opportunity where they could unite the tequila industry with the fashion industry in a sustainable way, by upcycling tequila waste into Agave leather.
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|April 18th, 2023|10:15 AM
The Sustainable Fashion Future Consists of Microbial Leather
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The Sustainable Fashion Future Consists of Microbial Leather

Innovative companies such as Polybion, Riina O, and Le Qara are redefining the future of fashion for their groundbreaking leather alternatives.
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|April 14th, 2023|11:57 AM
Refashion Searches for Solutions to Non-Recyclable Textiles
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Ethical Consumerism

Refashion Searches for Solutions to Non-Recyclable Textiles

As blended materials are more difficult to recycle, Refashion is looking for new outlets for non-reusable textiles and solutions to facilitate their recycling, which is still limited in Europe.
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|April 12th, 2023|1:45 PM
Material Innovator Gen Phoenix Raises €18 Million in Round Led by Dr. Martens and Tapestry
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Material Innovator Gen Phoenix Raises €18 Million in Round Led by Dr. Martens and Tapestry

To take its recycled leather to scale, Gen Phoenix has just closed its latest round of financing led by apparel companies Dr. Martens and Tapestry.
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|April 11th, 2023|12:15 PM