Closing the Loop: Understanding the Viability of Textile Recycling

April 20, 2021 | State of the Market Report

As climate change concerns are moving to the forefront of consumer minds, the apparel industry has been under pressure to adopt sustainable practices and ideals of the circular economy. To achieve true circularity, textile recycling technologies that address mixed post-consumer textile waste must be realized in addition to building robust textile waste supply chains. In this report, Lux examines the viability of textile recycling through studying the techno economics of solvent-based recycling technologies and textile waste collection.

Coverage Area

  • Accelerating Materials Innovation

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Contents
  • Solvent-based Textile Recycling Analysis
  • Collection and Sorting
  • Outlook

Lead Analyst

Senior Research Associate


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