Birla Cellulose ranked number one in Canopy’s Hot Button Report 2023

Canopy, an environment focussed not-for-profit entity, has released their annual Hot Button Report, which enables fashion brands and retailers to robustly assess suppliers of Man Made Cellulosic Fibers (MMCF) for their forest fiber sourcing. Commenting on the ranking, Mr. H. K. Agarwal, Managing Director, Grasim Industries Ltd., and Business Director, Birla Cellulose, said: “This esteemed […]


Birla Cellulose & SaXcell sign MoU for recycled fiber production

Textile recycling innovator SaXcell has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Aditya Birla Group’s, Birla Cellulose, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of man-made cellulosic fiber. The MoU paves the way for the expansion of collaboration between the two companies for production of recycled man-made cellulosic fibers. SaXcell’s textile waste pulping technology combined with […]


Renewcell expands CIRCULOSE® Supplier Network to 116 members

Renewcell, the leader in textile-to-textile recycling at scale, announced the expansion of the CIRCULOSE® Supplier Network (CSN) to 116 members, marking a significant milestone in the journey toward a circular textile industry. This expansion brings an infusion of innovation, diversity, and global reach, increasing the number of materials made with CIRCULOSE® that are available to […]


Birla Cellulose Expands Portfolio With Innovative Bamboo Rayon Fabric

Birla Cellulose, the pioneering pulp and fibre business of the Aditya Birla Group, has once again redefined the world of sustainable fashion by introducing its latest creation – Birla EcoSoft. This revolutionary variant, bamboo viscose fibre, is set to transform how we perceive fashion, blending style seamlessly with environmental consciousness. The story behind Birla EcoSoft […]


R|Elan™ and R.R. Lene join hands to manufacture sustainable uniforms

Reliance Industries Ltd.’s (RIL) the next-gen fabric brand R|Elan™ and R.R. Lene, a prominent player in the textile industry, joined forces to unveil their collaboration in the uniform segment at the Asiatex ‘23 exhibition held at the Jio Convention Centre, Mumbai. This partnership showcased an expansive range of sustainability and performance products, setting a new […]


Global and Indian Solar Energy Markets illuminate path to growth and sustainability

The global solar energy market is poised to experience a remarkable Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 18% from 2022 through 2028, culminating in a projected value of $286.3 billion by 2028. This surge in the market is being primarily propelled by escalating demands for solar energy from governmental bodies, corporations, and individuals alike. Across […]


Hyosung presents Certified Textile Solutions for Sustainability and Dyeable Spandex at Intertextile Shanghai

Welcoming 24 of its major mill partners as co-exhibitors Hyosung, a complete sustainable textile solutions provider, is looking forward to returning to Intertextile Shanghai Apparel and Fabrics Fair this August 28-30 where it will introduce its latest textile innovations in its booth E103. For the first time since COVID-19, Hyosung will once again support many […]


Good Fashion Fund partners with Sri Kannapiran Mills for sustainable manufacturing

The Good Fashion Fund, the Laudes Foundation and the Fashion for Good initiated fund, has made an investment in Sri Kannapiran Mills Limited – a leading Indian producer of cotton yarn and sustainable denim fabrics. The 2.5 million US Dollar loan will support Kannapiran Mills’ investment in the replacement and expansion of key sustainable equipment […]


Kelheim Fibres to present bio-based hygiene solutions at INDEX

Absorbent hygiene products such as diapers, sanitary pads, and incontinence products are an integral part of our daily lives. However, most of these products contain synthetic components and contribute to the global plastic waste problem. The search for alternatives is becoming increasingly urgent. The catch is that only innovations that offer the same performance and […]


Polygiene® joins the European Outdoor Group to help develop more sustainable products

The Polygiene Group™ is pleased to announce it has joined Europe’s leading outdoor industry association, the European Outdoor Group (EOG). EOG membership represents the logical next step in Polygiene’s mission to transform the outdoor clothing and textile sectors by helping manufacturers develop more sustainable products and facilitating the transition from consumables to durables. The Polygiene […]


Hyosung joins activists fighting to see oceans thrive

In its commitment to help protect our oceans, Hyosung, a major sustainable textile solutions partner, has joined the Ocean Network platform, coordinated by Surfers Against Sewage (SAS). SAS is a UK – based marine conservation charity working with communities to protect oceans, waves, beaches, and marine life along its coastlines. The Ocean Network is a […]


R|ELAN™ presents Circular Design Challenge in partnership with UN during Lakmé Fashion Week

Circular Design Challenge (CDC) presented by R|Elan™ is India’s largest platform and award for design entrepreneurs working in Circular Fashion, in association with United Nations in India and Lakmé Fashion Week in partnership with FDCI. CDC celebrated its fifth year since inception at Lakmé Fashion Week in partnership with FDCI. To celebrate this milestone, Circular […]


AMANN Group’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in India

At AMANN Group, in addition to providing sewing and embroidery threads for sustainable garments and shoes, spirit of innovation is the key to offer solutions that make the difference and this will be reflected in its India plant as well AMANN Group, founded in 1854 in Germany, is one of the leading international manufacturers of […]


HUGO BOSS reveals first Polo Shirt replacing 87% polyester with HeiQ AeoniQ™ fiber

HeiQ announced that the German premium fashion company HUGO BOSS revealed the first product made with HeiQ AeoniQ™ fiber – a seamless high-performance Polo Shirt. With that, the company marks a milestone within the partnership that will enable the replacement of synthetic fibers to reduce their impact on the planet. The product is crafted with […]