In November 2017, the Swedish cross-disciplinary research program Mistra Future Fashion announced a major breakthrough in recycling polyester/cotton fiber blends. The process, the result of six years of research, is called Blend Re:wind and generates three circular outgoing product streams....

Five European companies have started an industrial partnership called Wear2wear, in order to develop 100 percent recycled, recyclable and PFC-free functional fabrics. The companies are Heinrich Glaeser Nachfolger GmbH, Märkische Faser GmbH, Schoeller Textil AG, Sympatex Technologies and DutchSpirit, and...

At ISPO 2017, Primaloft is launching its Primaloft Gold Insulation Active with 45 percent post-consumer recycled content. Haglöfs will be the first brand to use the new insulation in its AW 17/18 range. In addition, Primaloft Gold Insulation Eco, featuring...