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MinShed is a innovation project financed by FORMAS with the goal to create knowledge and guidelines which will help the textile industry to design and create clothes made of synthetic fabrics which mitigates emission of microplastics.
The project will also investigate how washing machines are designed to reduce the emissions of microplastics
Link to MinShed - Design for reduced emissions of microplastics from textiles
Focus is on the development of environme...
Formas - The Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning
Chalmers University of Technology
University of Gothenburg
RISE Research Institutes of Sweden
RISE Research Institutes of Sweden is Sw...