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New Technology Enables Reliable Textile Identification

Lounais-Suomen Jätehuolto Oy (LSJH) has launched a refinement plant pilot in Turku, focusing on the recycling of post-consumer textiles. The objective is to ensure a recycling solution for all the......

Post-consumer textiles ended up in the clothing collection

Pure Waste, a company specialized in using industrial cutting waste, introduces Post Waste, the first clothing collection to use discarded and worn-out textiles. Post Waste is the first Finnish......

Telaketju – the new era of recycling

"Lounais-Suomen Jätehuolto Oy (LSJH) and Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT) co-ordinate Telaketju, a group of projects and network aiming to build an unforeseen recycling ecosystem for the......

Recycling line for post-consumer textile waste – Invitation to Participate

Lounais-Suomen Jätehuolto Oy (later LSJH) is planning to construct a pilot scale recycling plant for end-of-life textiles in Turku, Finland. The recycling facility shall be capable of refining old......

Challenges faced together carry us further – from consumer waste to textile

The operations of Pure Waste are based on recycling. The idea behind the operations is that the world is full of valuable, untapped materials that could be manufactured into yarns, fabrics and......

Sustainable future of textiles

The Nyt puhutaan tekstiileistä! (‘Let’s talk about textiles’) blog series has explored end-of-life textiles from various angles. The series has delved into the materials, manufacture and......