Posts Categorized: Fashion

Food waste converted into fibres for textiles

A material science startup company is focusing on recycling agricultural and post-consumer waste into high quality sustainable textiles.

New shoes made from recycled gum

A fashion company is marketing a new sneaker with soles made from recycled gum.

Cells and electronics 3D printed directly onto skin

US-based researchers are using low cost 3D printers to print electronics and cells directly onto a moving human hand.

New vegan leather made from mushrooms

A California biotech company has devised a vegan leather made from mushroom mycelium

Smart clothing monitors the wearer’s heartbeat

A clothing range has built-in sensors to track heart activity which can be sent to any smartphone device.

Biosensitive tattoo monitors health

Colour-changing tattoos can monitor health using biosensors patterned into the skin.