Tuesday September 14th, afternoon speakers:
Shirley Schijvens of Schijvens Confectiefabriek: our circular journey: only winners!
Edwin Maes, consultant Clothing Textiles of Centexbel: overview of the textile recycling technologies
Annemieke Koster, of Enschede Textielstad and the TexPlus Foundation: the status and opportunities of textile production nearby and the collaboration with Frankenhuis textile recycling, part of Boer Group
Paulien Harmsen of WUR (Wageningen University & Research) explores the options for replacing non-renewable feedstock in the textile industry by using biomass-based feedstock and optimizing recycling technologies
Centexbel & Modint introduce the Interreg NWE Circtex project: development of recycling and production technologies in a closed-loop process for PET workwear, presented by Marta Molist of Antex and John Beelen of Wear2Go