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Asos Turns Old Plastic Bottles, Fishing Nets into New Underwear

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“Ever wondered where those used plastic bottles and textiles go? Wonder no more.” That’s the tagline for a new line of underwear that Asos has derived, in part, from recycled waste, including polyester from used plastic bottles and polyamide from castoff fishing nets and carpet.   The seam-free and minimal-frill styles come in several refreshingly…

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