Bad Facts: 👇
- One of the worst polluting industries in the world are the textile.
- By itself it is responsible for ~10% of global CO2 emissions.
- ~70% of donated garments are sent to trash due to defect.
Science Park Borås are currently innovating a production line where secondhand clothes are automatically repaired. It’s important to keep the garment intact, since 80% of CO2 comes from preparation such as dyeing and washing.
Intelligent Bridge are supporting the project with:
✔ Automation for manufacturing
✔ 3D printing
✔ Digital twin
The Swedish national television TV4 highlighted the project in this week’s financial news as it creates value in a circular economy.
Contact Intelligent Bridge to discuss industry 4.0 or textile.