Hotel turns old linens into new pyjamas
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Hotels, especially large, high-end hotels, use a huge amount of linens and towels. When these become worn, they are often thrown out. To reduce its environmental impact, one hotel chain has come up with a way to turn worn hotel bed linens into useful items. Westin Hotels & Resorts has launched Project Rise: ThreadForward – a sustainability program that collects and reweaves hotel bed linens. The textiles are transformed into children’s pyjamas, which will be distributed to children in need around the world. Last year Westin began a global wellness campaign called Let’s Rise. As part of the Let’s Rise…
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