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Coreprêt: slow fashion guided by low-impact design principles
30 November 2022
Coreprêt is a woman-owned Melbourne business that consciously designs and creates garments using low-impact principles with the entire garment lifecycle in mind – with a goal to closing the loop.
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Remote Repairs: masters in product extension
29 November 2022
For over 30 years, Remote Repairs have been extending the life of outdoor equipment and clothing – lengthening the time before items needs to be replaced.
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Use-Ta!: extending the life of premium children’s and maternity clothing
28 November 2022
Use-Ta! engages in the circular economy through upcycling high-end children’s and maternity clothing which keeps quality clothing out of landfill while completely avoiding the materials needed to produce brand new items.
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#GoKindly: closing the loop on pillow waste
25 November 2022
#GoKindly wanted to find a way to reduce the landfill burden of used and discarded pillows. So, they located an Australian fabric recycler and created a partnership to close the loop on pillow waste.
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Hatch and Make: collaborating to close the loop
23 November 2022
Hatch and Make are a sustainable premium knitwear business, designing and manufacturing garments entirely in Australia, using circular economy principles.
CEBIC leads conversation on sustainability in sport
27 October 2022
The Circular Economy Business Innovation Centre (CEBIC) brought the sports industry together for The Circularity of Sport event in October 2022.
Vegetable food waste gets a second life
19 September 2022
Major vegetable producer Fresh Select is turning surplus vegetables that would otherwise go to waste on farms into vegetable powders and snacks, giving food waste a second life.
Showcasing circular solutions with Boomerang Labs
11 August 2022
CEBIC in partnership with Boomerang Labs, recently hosted a pitch showcase for key circular economy industry stakeholders and partners to hear about the groundbreaking work of 8 startups.
Achieving textile circularity with Prof Jacqueline Cramer
22 July 2022
CEBIC in partnership with Planet Ark’s Australian Circular Economy Hub, recently hosted world-leading circular economy expert, Professor Jacqueline Cramer for an intimate fireside chat.