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Rag News: June 2019

denim jeans as part of recycling in circular economy

The Circular Economy Applied to Denim In the circular economy model, we keep denim in use for as long as possible, extract the maximum value from it during use, then recover garments and fibers at the end of each service life. The circular economy of denim rests on three principles: Preserve natural capital by minimizing … Continue reading Rag News: June 2019

Rag News: April 2019

bales of denim at bank and vogue

Used Denim in Numbers Denim is a very popular, long lasting material within the fashion industry. In fact, denim represents 7% of total used clothing.   When the bales of mixed rags leave the thrift store warehouse, only 60% of denim within these bales will find new lives in second hand markets. That includes the … Continue reading Rag News: April 2019