FAQ

Is it possible to recycle clothes made from re:newcell pulp?

Yes.

What kind of energy do you use in the Kristinehamn plant?

Renewable energy.

What about the chemicals used in you dissolving process?

They are recycled and reused in a closed loop.

Why is the plant located in Kristinehamn?

Both the city of Kristinehamn and the province of Värmland have a long tradition of cellulosic production. Here we find the know-how and resources we need.

What should I do with my used cotton clothes when I no longer want them?

Put them in the recyling bin. Many of the major retailers also collect unwanted clothes for reuse and recycling.

Is there anything I should have in mind when I buy clothes to make them easy to recycle?

Choose pure materials, preferably 100% cotton or 100% viscose and no mixes (like cotton/polyester). Check if the clothes are dyed naturally. If possible: no prints. And if you really want to go the extra mile: only biodegradable materials (we really like pure cotton).

Who do you work with?

We only work with fashion brands and textile producers with a sincere desire to make fashion sustainable. No green-washing, please. These include small, high quality brands centered around sustainability, as well as larger companies committed to making a radical change towards a circular sustainable business model.