Waste turned into fashion textiles can create new supply chains in the UK, supporting the brand “designed and made in the UK”

A consortium led by the Royal College of Art (RCA) is working on a £5.4m project that includes transforming household waste, crops and old fabrics into new textiles. The aim is to reduce the amount of fabric sent to incinerators and landfill per year in the UK, as well as the amount that is imported. In a bid to make the textile industry more sustainable, researchers … Continue reading Waste turned into fashion textiles can create new supply chains in the UK, supporting the brand “designed and made in the UK”