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The circular economy as a new narrative for the textile industry : an analysis of the textile value chain with a focus on Germany's transformation to a circular economy

  • At the end of March 2022, the European Commission published its new EU Strategy for Sustainable and Circular Textiles. Its ambitious vision is to reduce textile waste, promote circular measures and minimise the negative environmental impacts of the textile industry. But what would a textile industry that keeps textiles in a closed loop look like, and what political conditions would be required in Germany? This Zukunftsimpuls paper by the Wuppertal Institute points to the role that Germany could play in the transformation towards a circular textile industry.

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Document Type:Working Paper
Author:Burcu Gözet, Henning WiltsORCiDGND
URN (citable link):https://nbn-resolving.org/urn:nbn:de:bsz:wup4-opus-81086
DOI (citable link):https://doi.org/10.48506/opus-8108
Publisher:Wuppertal Institut für Klima, Umwelt, Energie
Place of publication:Wuppertal
Year of Publication:2022
Number of page:26
Series Title (English):Zukunftsimpuls
Dewey Decimal Classification:330 Wirtschaft
Licence:License LogoCreative Commons - CC BY - Namensnennung 4.0 International