Paper technology turns old clothes into new fabrics

April 1st, 2022

Circulose pulp made from shredded clothing. The textile industry is taking a page from the pulp and paper industry. Sweden-based Renewcell has developed a sustainable process that recycles waste textiles into a product called Circulose, whose name is the tip-off that it’s aimed at making fashion circular. The company has restarted a shuttered paper mill […]

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Renewcell and Tangshan Sanyou to produce Circulose textile-to-textile recycled fibers

February 1st, 2021

An agreement between Swedish-based Renewcell and Chinese viscose manufacturer Tangshan Sanyou was a key factor in the securing of funding for a new Renewcell plant that will recycle millions of shirts into Circulose® dissolving pulp. Photo: Renewcell. Swedish fashion recycling innovator Renewcell has reached an agreement with the leading Chinese viscose manufacturer Tangshan Sanyou to […]

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