Business from circular economy of textiles

Lue lisää

Telaketju is a cooperation network that forwards textile recycling. The aim is to develop the collection, sorting out and refining processes of end-of-life textiles. Moreover, the network enables the development of business models related to discussed circular economy. In Telaketju, a national ecosystem of knowledge is being advanced, building a platform for the creation of new and strong industry with multidisciplinary collaboration.

The Telavalue project started in Spring 2022. It is directly linked to earlier Telaketju projects. The vision of Telavalue is to solve sustainability and waste problems related to current textile system through circular economy. Telavalue is Business Finland Co-Innovation project which consists of the public research project and six company projects. 



The future of circular textile through startups

The textile industry is facing a revolution. The development of technology and people's increased interest in responsibility and sustainability are taking the textile industry in one direction, while......

Hey consumer, awake your sleeping capital!

A favorite pair of pants that don't fit anymore, a dress bought two years ago for a friend’s wedding, a sale bargain you barely used. Almost everyone of us has some clothes that are hiding in our......

How finding your personal style and appreciating your clothes can help fashion industry towards circular economy

Currently the fashion industry is filled with lots of different fast fashion and even ultrafast fashion brands. The amount of clothing produced has doubled over 15 years, while the usage of clothing......