By now you’ve probably heard that by 2025 the EU imposes a separate TextileWaste collection, for a.o. household textiles. How and what to do with the sorted textiles, is still🤷♀️ The collected textiles, will include everything from dirty worn-out socks, unworn...
New projects are emerging in Denmark and abroad; They are on a mission to make a living off of creating new textiles from textile waste. Textile Pioneers has made their mark at home [in Denmark ed.] for their effort.
The small business, based in Copenhagen, has just started a collaboration with a factory in Portugal, where they kan recycle almost any type of textile. By using Mechanical recycling, where the textiles are scratched up and subsequently spun into new yarns, which can be used for new garments
Discussing sustainable production and consumption2nd of September 2021, we could be found on stage at the National Climate meet in Denmark, discussing sustainable production and consumption. After 3 days at the National Climate meet we left feeling inspired and...
COME JOIN US FOR A WALK & TALKWe are introducing a series of monthly walk & talks. We’d like to share our knowledge, and opinions, on all subjects related to sustainability. We’d also like your take on sustainability. We often hear that Government...
Things are moving on the recycling arena; the quality of the output is way better with new technology and we can now cut out chemicals all together. Have a read to learn more.
We in Textile Pioneers have created the first Danish initiatives on recycling old stock lots from a fashion company and make new garments of the same material.
Thoughts from circular textile nerds at TEXTILE PIONEERS in Copenhagen. This is what we see coming in 2021!
The dyeing process has a large negative climate impact in clothes production. But there are better options! Learn more about Natural dyes in this article. We can use natural waste materials and get beautiful colors on recycled cotton garments. It’s all about going back to the roots.
We have all heard that organic cotton is better than conventional cotton. But is there an even better option out there? Wanna learn about authentic organic cotton – read this!
Plastic is still plastic – right? Does not sound so sustainable to me. We explain why we believe that recycled polyester is a sustainable solution, when we now have all this plastic produced. Do you want to learn how we produce our recycled plastic – read this!
LET’S KEEP TALKING
We never stop exploring new waste opportunities. Make sure to get the latest news and innovations.