Did you know there are sustainable alternatives for the dyeing processes in the fashion and textile industry? Let´s start with some relevant facts and figures that illustrate why this is relevant nowadays: What is its impact? Traditional colour dyeing is one of the most polluting and energy-intensive processes in the textile industry: What are the available solutions? Nowadays, there […]
EP11: Eva Engelen, HNST, About sustainable dyes & how a start-up doesn’t have to compromise on sustainability
For this podcast episode, we invited Eva Engelen from HNST Jeans to talk about sustainable dyes and how you can implement these without compromises.
Dyeing fabrics is a very polluting process. More and more cost-effective, resource-efficient, and sustainable dyeing alternatives that are safe for people and nature are surfacing. But what are these innovative dyeing techniques? How can we lower the true cost of colour? What are the challenges with developing these new techniques and how to overcome them?