Recycled cotton and viscose fibres for new garments to close the circular loop in fashion

by: Mirjam Visser, 2020-08-04 20:04:26 UTC

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Re:newcell’s recycling technology transforms high cellulosic post consumer waste into pure, natural dissolving pulp to create new fibres. It’s an efficient process that reuses chemicals, and it’s up and running.
The discarded textiles are shredded, de-buttoned, de-zipped, de-colored and turned into a slurry. Contaminants and other non-cellulosic content are separated before it is dried to produce a pure, natural pulp, which is packaged into bales …

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