CBE JU recent news talks about The European Commission that published the EU strategy for sustainable and circular textiles and GRETE is one of the “Greener alternative textiles”.
“Since 2014, CBE JU and its predecessor Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking have been investing in projects that develop bio-based textile solutions.
The Grete project intends to radically improve the textile production based on wood. By developing fibres with novel functional properties, the project will contribute to a wider range of sustainable raw materials for man-made cellulose fibres and increase the safety, sustainability and feasibility of fibre manufacturing.“
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