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Published on Friday, 20 April 2012

Bio-based textiles – not yet sustainable?

Written by John Mowbray

Soy plantUSA – With bio-based textile fibres being widely mooted as an alternative to petroleum-based synthetics such as polyester and nylon, a brand new study on the sustainable credentials of bio-based polymers suggests they are still not ‘green’ enough.


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