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Scientists may have found an alternative to blue jean dye Researchers found that forming indigo directly in the yarn through the engineering of an enzyme called indican eliminates the requirement for reducing chemicals while still ending up as the color indigo. Read more…
How To Clean a Front Load Washer Clean your front load washer once a month to keep it smelling fresh. Regular cleaning also helps prevent mold and odors from forming. Read more…
Activewear eliminates sweat with volcanic sand Boulder, Colo.-based company 37.5® Technology has harnessed particles of volcanic minerals and activated carbon from coconuts to create thermoregulating fabrics used in athleisure wear. Read more…
Dole Makes Sustainability Sweeter by Turning Pineapple Waste Into Textiles Instead of animal hide, the vegan leather known as Piñatex is made from discarded pineapple leaves. Read more…
New York City Is Considering a Laundry Pods Crackdown Laundry and dishwasher detergent pods made with polyvinyl alcohol, or PVA, contribute to plastics pollution in US waterways. Read more…
Italy's Ohoskin partners with Recarbon to develop sustainable material The new material, produced by combining Ohoskin’s leather alternative made from orange and cactus byproducts with Recarbon’s recycled carbon fibre, Read more…
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