Best brands turning recycled plastic bottles into clothes

Best brands turning recycled plastic bottles into clothes

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll know there’s a horrifying amount of plastic waste floating in the world’s oceans: around eight million metric tonnes of the stuff. And if things continue as they are, it’s predicted that by 2050 there will be more of it...
Wearing clothes ‘can release more microfibres than washing them’

Wearing clothes ‘can release more microfibres than washing them’

Wearing clothes could release more microfibres into the air than washing them, a new study has discovered. Scientists from the Institute for Polymers, Composites and Biomaterials of the National Research Council of Italy (IPCB-CNR) and the University of Plymouth...