Category: Next Generation Solutions

Altor acquires Renewcell, Keeping Circular Low-Carbon Textile Capacity Online

June 4, 2024 – Today, Sweden-based investment firm Altor announced the acquisition of Renewcell, the pioneering Swedish company in textile recycling, which had declared bankruptcy in February of this year.

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Fashion Brands and Value Chain Respond to Sale of Renewcell

JUNE 4, 2024 – Today, Swedish investment firm Altor has acquired Renewcell, the world’s first commercial-scale Next Gen mill that declared bankruptcy in February. Under this new ownership, the company

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Renewcell: A Springboard Not a Hurdle 

Lessons Learned and Actions Moving Forward  Conference season is upon us! Global Fashion Summit in Copenhagen, and Circularity 24 in Chicago both start this week. As these conferences move into

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A Rainy and Rockin’ Way to End NY Climate Week 

At this year’s Global Citizen Festival in New York City, Canopy was chosen as a feature organization and our work to transform supply chains and protect Ancient and Endangered Forests

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It takes a ‘fashion village’ to make fashion circular

After Renewcell, the world’s first commercial Next Gen dissolving pulp mill, reported last week that sales were slower than expected, the share value of the publicly traded company fell.  But

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Leading Textile Producer Yibin Grace Previews Green Staple Fibre 

Viscose producer Yibin Grace strengthens their commitment to circular, low-carbon textiles with new 50% Next Gen viscose testing line  Shanghai, China, August 31, 2023 – Textile producer Yibin Grace celebrated

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YIBIN GRACE ANNOUNCEMENT: 领先纺织品生产商宜宾丝丽雅预演绿色短纤

中国上海,2023 年 8 月 31 日 – 今天,纺织品生产商 Yibin Grace 庆祝与 Renewcell 的合作,并庆祝其最新的下一代人造纤维素纤维 (MMCF) 产品测试线取得成功,该产品是一种含有 50% CIRCULOSE® 的粘胶短纤维纸浆,由 100% 再生纺织品制成。

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Leading Textile Producer Tangshan Sanyou Commits to Scaling Up the Production of Low-Carbon Alternative Fibres 

Top Man-Made Cellulosic Fibre (MMCF) producer, Tangshan Sanyou, announces commitment to manufacture 200,000 tons of circular, low-carbon MMCF adjusted to market demands  Shanghai, China, August 28, 2023 – Today, leading

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Tangshan Sanyou + Canopy Announcement/ 领先纺织品生产商唐山三友承诺提高循环再生纤维产能

中国上海,2023年8月28日 – 今天,领先的再生纤维素纤维生产商唐山三友、纺织品闭环回收企业Renewcell、备受赞誉的非营利性环保组织Canopy齐聚上海纱线展,宣布他们共同的承诺,致力于发展中国循环、低环境影响、用回收纺织品制造的再生纤维素纤维的生产。

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Forest-Side Chat with Canopy and Ben & Jerry’s

“What gives us the right to cut down trees, especially Ancient and Endangered ones” – Justin Schmitt, the Global Packaging Manager at Ben & Jerry’s Justin Schmitt, the Global Packaging

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Agricultural Fibres for Paper and Packaging

Next Gen Solutions as Sustainable Packaging Option “It’s hard to get all people to change their behaviors, instead we focus our efforts on the few thousand people that make decisions

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Canopy x Ben & Jerry’s: Celebrating Forests on National Icecream Day

“What gives us the right to cut down trees, especially Ancient and Endangered ones?” – Justin Schmitt Ben & Jerry’s have been shaking up the ice cream industry – in

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