Recycling (Netherlands) is to use the materials again.

Recycling is different from re use, where by a product (or parts ) is re used without separating there by commodities.

                                                          Discarded textiles? 


Textile  re-used in two ways. Some clothing become used again. Other clothing is not suitable for that.

Together with other textiles (example linen) can be recycled into a new product.


Applications for its textile cloths, but also insulation for cars and homes. It is even possible to bring back clothing to fiber level, and to re-spinning into yarn for new garments. For this it has to be sorted into 'pure fractions. Manually this is a difficult and expensive task. With an automatic sorting machine may at relatively low cost. This makes textile recycling to new textiles on a large scale.