Eco-friendly technology generates energy from textile waste in Lithuania

pexels polina tankilevitch 4440652 200x300A research team from Kaunas University of Technology and the Lithuanian Energy Institute has developed a new technique to transform lint microfibres found in clothes dryers into energy.

The researchers have built a pilot pyrolysis plant and designed a mathematical model to determine the potential environmental and economic outcomes of the technology.

For the full story, see the July 2021 edition of Textiles Eastern Europe.