Characteristics of Recycled Yarn

In the current context of growing environmental awareness, regenerated yarn is presented as an innovative and effective alternative within the textile industry. This article comprehensively addresses the distinctive characteristics of recycled yarn, exploring its strength and durability, softness and comfort, diversity in colours and textures, as well as its compatibility with various fabrics. Through a detailed approach, it will highlight the benefits of using recycled yarn and how this... Read more

Textile certifications

In the textile industry, certifications are essential to ensure the quality and sustainability of products. These certifications not only benefit producers and consumers, but also promote responsible practices throughout the supply chain. In the following, we will explain the main textile certifications and their importance. Important textile certifications Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is one of the world's most recognised... Read more

How to Choose a Recycled Yarn Manufacturer

In the field of textile sustainability, choosing a recycled yarn manufacturer is a crucial decision. The textile industry is constantly evolving, and increasingly, sustainability is becoming a determining factor. Recycled yarn not only contributes to waste reduction, but is also an essential component of the circular economy in textiles. It is vital to select a manufacturer that not only provides quality products, but is also committed to sustainable and responsible practices. Key factors... Read more

Benefits of Recycled Yarn for Sustainable Fashion

In an increasingly sustainability-conscious world, the fashion industry finds itself in the spotlight due to its notable environmental impact. However, an innovative solution has emerged in the form of recycled yarn, offering an alternative that not only reduces this impact but also propels the industry towards a greener future. The benefits of recycled yarn are vast and multifaceted, ranging from resource conservation to design innovation. WASTE REDUCTION AND RESOURCE CONSERVATION One of... Read more

Visit of US students

Last week we had the pleasure of welcoming a group of students from Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University, thanks to the collaboration between Eden Travel and the tireless Sylvia Calvo. This event was an excellent opportunity to share our passion for textile craftsmanship and to show how tradition and innovation are intertwined in every yarn we produce. About Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD) Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD) of Ferris State University... Read more

6 Leading Brands that Use Recycled Yarn

Sustainability in fashion is no longer a passing trend but an urgent necessity and, within this movement, the use of recycled yarn is making a significant difference. Industry-leading brands are not only adopting greener practices, they are redefining luxury and environmental responsibility through their collections. Below, we explore how some of the most influential brands are incorporating recycled yarn into their products, leading the shift towards a more sustainable future. PATAGONIA:... Read more

The Future of Recycled Yarn

The fashion industry is at a turning point, where sustainability is no longer just an added value, but a necessity. In this context, recycled yarn emerges as a key solution to address some of the most pressing environmental issues. With innovation and new technologies, the possibilities for the use of recycled yarn are expanding, pointing to a promising future that could revolutionise fashion and other industrial sectors. TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION IN THE PRODUCTION OF RECYCLED YARN Advances... Read more

ACTE 2024 General Assembly

From Hilaturas Jesús Rubio S.A., we would like to share our gratitude and enthusiasm after hosting the recent general assembly of the European Textile Collectivities Association (ACTE), held in Igualada. It was a real honour to receive in our facilities representatives from Macedonia, Portugal, Italy and Sweden. WHAT IS THE European Textile Collectivities Association (ACTE)? The European Textile Collectivities Association (ACTE) is an umbrella organisation for various public and... Read more

Differences Between Wool and Hair

Both materials are very often confused despite the fact that they have several distinctive features, which is why it is important to know what the key differences between wool and hair are to understand the processes involved in their use within the textile industry. The main difference between wool and hair is the texture of the material, since hair maintains a smooth consistency and is softer to the touch while wool is a curly material. Even at a biological level, the differences between... Read more