PPE Industry News: Zero Waste Goals

Sustainability has been a topic of debate in the clothing industry for over twenty years. As a result, nowadays it is common to recycle primary commodities and a lot has been doing in order to implement the recycle of secondary commodities with the purpose of achieving a zero waste policy for our businesses. Primary commodities…

Textiles and Sustainability: KLOPMAN CREATES A DEGREE AWARD ON CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN THE TEXTILE SECTOR

KLOPMAN, THE EUROPEAN LEADER IN THE PRODUCTION OF FABRICS FOR WORKWEAR, CREATES A DEGREE AWARD ON ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY AND CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN THE TEXTILE SECTOR   Members of the company, of the CRUI (Conference of Italian university rectors) and of the CNR (National Research Council) will award a thesis in engineering or chemistry with an…

Sustainable Stella: Stella McCartney joins Fashion for Good

Stella McCartney; known for being one of the leading sustainable and innovative luxury lifestyle and clothing brands, has joined in partnership with Fashion for Good; a global platform for innovation. Both partners’ are committed to to industry-wide collaboration and to integrating disruptive innovations within the fashion supply chain. With the addition of Stella McCartney, Fashion for…

Lenzing’s sustainable nonwovens

Lenzing has pioneered a new technology platform, Lenzing Web Technology, with a focus on sustainable nonwoven products that will help open new market opportunities. The non wovens industry is currently a leading contributor to landfill issues because of inadequate disposal techniques and their content consisting of plastics that can take years to decompose. With Lenzings new…

Hemp in Fashion

Hemp in Fashion

Hemp Traders began in 1994 and has become the largest supplier of hemp products in North America. Lawrence Serbin, the President and founder of Hemp Traders got his inspiration for the business from doing research on cannabis and the different uses. He discovered that hemp can be used for clothing, cement, textiles, rope, paper, essential…