Tag: textile

Fabrics from the forest, colours from the field – Marimekko is looking for environmentally friendly alternatives for its production

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Marimekko is looking for materials for its products with little environmental impact. Bio-based tableware will…

At the forefront of the textile revolution – Finnish biomaterials startup presents a new, more sustainable textile fiber

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The rapidly evolving field of sustainable textile fibers has a new player. Aalto University’s spin-off…

From rags to new robes: closing the loop for textiles

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Imagine your ripped jeans and stained old T-shirts being broken down at the molecular level,…

New life for biowaste – resource-smart fabric made of straw

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Top and skirt made of wheat straw.

The globally growing concern about climate change and finite resources has turned the attention to…

Publication: Finland is a forerunner in new bioeconomy innovations

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The publication “Wood-Based Bioeconomy Solving Global Challenges”, written by top experts from companies, research institutes…

Publication: Wood-Based Bioeconomy Solving Global Challenges

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Wood based bioeconomy solving global challenges.

The publication “Wood-Based Bioeconomy Solving Global Challenges”, written by top experts from companies, research institutes…

Making of Tomorrow: Sustainability from Renewable Chemicals

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A picture from video. Man and girl talking.

In the decades to come, bio-based materials will be standard components of packaging and consumer…

Designing cellulose for the future

Wood and forestBlog

25.1.2016 Wood cellulose has traditionally had a remarkable role in the Finnish industry, although the…

Yarn from wood for textile industry with Spinnova’s innovative technology

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Pulp yarn.

With Spinnova’s new technology it’s possible to produce yarn from pulp without any harmful chemicals.…

Dissolving pulp, fabric

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A woman with colourful dress, in the background black and white factory picture.

Did you know that your clothes are made from wood-based raw materials? You have probably…