Category: Fashion

New Process Produces Nylon From Plant Waste

Nylon polymer chemistry chain

Source of Above Image: Science Struck 64% of our clothing today comes from synthetic, plastic materials. Amongst polyester and spandex, another prominent synthetic material that we see all the time in our closets is Nylon. First launched commercially by DuPont in 1938, Nylon was originally manufactured for toothbrushes. The nylon stocking entered the market shortly

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Top Takeaways from thredUP’s Resale Report

wearing jeans and jean jacket in streets of soho

I feel like it’s Christmas  …because thredUP finally released their anticipated 2020 resale report! It was supposed to come out pre-COVID however their team took a pause just like the rest of the world. thredUP is considered the leading online marketplace for secondhand clothing. They’re the first of their kind (when we think about scale, ease and efficiency)

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