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Recreate Textiles / Materialcollection

Recreate Textiles
Recreate Textiles

Materialcollection made from industrial cotton waste in cooperation with german manufacturers and research institutes. I combined design expertise and technical know-how to offer solutions for a problem that affects the entire textile industry. Usually, industrial cotton waste is burned. I found recycling possibilities for this valuable resource and designed ways of processing textile flock, tumbler fluff, yarn remnants and cut off edges into biobased and biodegradable non-woven and natural fibre composite materials. Due to the marbled structures the new materials are attractive for visible application in interior- and furnituredesign.

University

University of Applied Sciences

University of Applied Sciences
Potsdam
Potsdam, Germany

Katrin Krupka,
University of Applied Sciences | Potsdam, Germany