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Adding “Green” To Textile Manufacturing

What makes a product “green”?

More than the color, which is optional, it’s all about the process used to create it, its environmental impact and what happens after its lifespan.

As awareness continues to grow regarding the importance of preserving the environment, businesses are adopting eco-friendly processes and creating sustainable products, which is why we are seeing a surge in research and development, across the globe, on different fibers and renewable raw materials to incorporate into textile production. (Many textile manufacturers are adopting tactics such as using vegetable dyes or recycled plastic for yarn in addition to cutting down on water waste.)

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