International Sugar Journal

Swedish firms building a demonstration plant to produce textiles from cellulosic fibres [Full subscriber]

Sweden-based TreeToTextile, owned by H&M Group, Inter IKEA Group, Stora Enso, and LSCS Invest are investing in constructing a demonstration plant in Sweden that uses a novel process to convert wood into a cellulose-based textile fibre.

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Stora Enso partners with Ikea and H&M group to produce cellulose-based textiles [Registered]

The Finnish pulp and paper specialist Stora Enso is joining in partnership with the furniture giant Ikea and fashion giant H&M to create sustainable textiles. Stora Enso will be joining the joint venture called “TreeToTextile” and set up a demonstration plant at one of its Nordic facilities to support the production of cellulose-based textiles.

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