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Wecycled’s Waste-Free Textile Manufacturing Gets Spotlight

The Discover Natural Fibres Initiative has found a winner in Wecycled, a patented system by Germany’s Velener Texil that turns pre-consumer cotton waste into new yarns. Up to 30 percent of the yarn used in weaving and knitting mills is typically discarded, mostly for “technical reasons,” Velener Texil said. Textile manufacturers often have to pay…

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