Italian firm Orange Fiber wins second edition of Vogue YOOX Challenge

Jan 10, 2022 357

Orange Fiber has been announced as the winner of the second edition of Vogue YOOX Challenge – The Future of Responsible Fashion scouting projects. Orange Fiber is an Italian company that has patented and produces sustainable fabrics from citrus fruit by-products. Established in Catania in 2014, it creates high quality fabrics for the fashion-luxury sector. 

The process starts from the by-products that the citrus processing industry produces annually — the disposal of which has high costs both for the citrus juice industry as well as for the environment. Orange Fiber has established a fully traced and transparent supply chain to transform this by-product into the perfect ingredient for conscious designers, YOOX said in a press release.

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SOURCE: https://www.fibre2fashion.com

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