SUSTAINABILITY TECHNOLOGY

Coloreel’s technology for thread dyeing reduces water consumption by 97%

Coloreel provides significant environmental benefits for the textile industry. The company’s sustainability operations are now quantified and third-party verified. Coloreel uses one single white thread to create millions of colors and intricate patterns. It unlocks new design possibilities, while providing environmental benefits. By dyeing a 100% recycled polyester thread in real time, water consumption is […]

FIBRE SUSTAINABILITY

Birla Cellulose develops Liva Reviva, takes a crucial step in its journey towards circularity

Every year, significantly large amount of textile waste is generated worldwide out of which very little quantity gets recycled into new clothing. Large quantity textile waste generated is leading to significant increase in environmental pollution. To tackle the textile waste challenge the big fashion brands and the textile value chain are planning their next steps […]

Partnership SUSTAINABILITY

Arvind and PurFi Global partner to reduce the amount of textile waste going in to landfills

PurFi’s proprietary technology creates a traceable 360-degree circular solution that rejuvenates textile waste into virgin quality fibers utilizing 96% less water and 90% less energy than virgin textiles Arvind Limited, India’s largest textile to technology conglomerate, and PurFi Global LLC, a sustainable technology company specializing in rejuvenating textile waste into virgin quality products, announced a […]

Industry News SUSTAINABILITY

Dow And Public-Private Cooperation Pave The Way For A Sustainable Fashion Industry In Ethiopia

Dow supported a three-year cooperation project with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and the Dutch ZDHC Foundation to develop more sustainable manufacturing processes within the fast-growing fashion industry in Ethiopia. Through education, training programs and business consultancy capabilities, the project successfully paved the way for improved sustainable chemical and waste management practices along […]

SUSTAINABILITY

Universal Performance and Polygiene® collaborate to create eco-loungewear collection

The post-pandemic consumer is turning their back on fast fashion, opting instead for durable garments as they embrace an environmentally mindful lifestyle. A collaboration between the sustainable activewear brand Universal Performance and Polygiene®, the global leader in odor control technology, represents the perfect fit for an eco-loungewear collection that lasts. A forward-thinking collectionIn a world […]

SUSTAINABILITY

Texport Industries on the fast track to growth with a series of sustainability initiatives

The company is a vertically integrated garment export house that produces 2 million knits and woven garments per month Bengaluru–based Texport Industries is a leading textile manufacturing company that produces 2 million units per month of men’s, women’s and children’s apparel for customers globally. The family-owned company is CAP-certified (natific Color Accreditation Program) and works […]

FIBRE SUSTAINABILITY

Hyosung creora® bio-based Spandex receives first Global SGS Certification

Certification guarantees the sustainable fiber is made with plant-based materials and made in an eco-friendly environment Hyosung, the world’s largest spandex manufacturer, and the first global developer to commercialize bio-based spandex, has received eco-product certification from Standard Global Services (SGS) guaranteeing that creora® bio-based spandex is made with plant-based materials and is produced in a […]

SUSTAINABILITY

Indo Count joins global initiatives to tackle Climate Change

One of World’s largest manufacturers and exporters of bed linens gets validated by the Science Based Target initiative for its emissions target Indo Count, an India-based end-to-end bedding solutions company, raised the standard of sustainability and took a large step towards climate action by taking ambitious targets of GHG reduction through a scientific approach.  Indo […]

SUSTAINABILITY TECHNOLOGY

Reliance launches Recron EcoGold with CiCLO fibre technology

Unveils HEXAREL Fibrefill – Graphene-enhanced new age smart fibre Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), India’s largest company has launched Recron Fibrefill EcoGold with CiCLO – a new fibre technology having a unique chemistry that enables activation of biomimetic biodegradation process – at the Heimtextil exhibition in Frankfurt. It is important that ever-increasing demand for environment friendly […]

SUSTAINABILITY TECHNOLOGY

Jeanologia presents fastest laser technology at ITM 2022

Jeanologia, the Spanish company world leaders in developing eco-efficient technologies, will present the fastest laser on the market at ITM Exhibition 2022. (Hall 1 Booth 105B) Pioneers in the development and application of advanced lasers for garment finishing, the company provides greater productivity to the textile industry with a better cost per garment, thanks to […]

SUSTAINABILITY

Recycled plastic featured on garments sold worldwide – catalysing inclusive circularity

Together with an ecosystem of partners the non-profit H&M Foundation launched a first of its kind USD 11 million initiative in 2020, to address the gaps in the system that keep Bengaluru waste pickers in poverty and exclusion. Now, plastic waste collected by informal waste pickers is becoming a valued resource in the fashion and […]

SUSTAINABILITY

‘The Lenzing Conclave’ concludes at Salem: Receives Applause from the region’s Traditional Wear Industry

The Lenzing Group, market leader in wood-based specialty fibres, hosted the ‘The Lenzing Conclave’ at Salem. The conclave is an India-first initiative by Lenzing group, aimed at empowering the textile industry with best global practices in sustainable textile. The conclave featured insightful discussions with industry experts and leaders with a focus on the regional traditional wear market. India […]

FIBRE SUSTAINABILITY

LIVA unveils latest LAPF Studio in Surat

Fluid Fashion enters the textile hub of the nation The Aditya Birla Group is a global leader in sustainable fibres, and Birla Cellulose’s premier fashion ingredient brand “Liva” opened a state-of-the-art Liva Accredited Partner Forum (LAPF) Studio in Surat on Monday to cater to the growing demand of Textiles and Clothing. “Surat is recognised as […]

SUSTAINABILITY

JP Modatex and Dupont Biomaterials collaborate to launch new sustainable spun yarn collection of linen and sorona®

New Spun Yarn Collection Enables Comfort Stretch in Linen-based Fabrics DuPont (NYSE:DD) today announced that JP Modatex India and DuPont Biomaterials are launching a new spun yarn collection made with a blend of natural fibers and DuPont™ Sorona® staple fibers.  The collection brings together linen and partially plant-based Sorona® fibers to create spun yarns for […]