Open training "Sustainability and textile technology"


The textile and apparel industry faces major challenges


Dates 2023

  • 24. November
  • Dates for 2024 will follow soon


Learning content

You will gain a basic understanding of sustainability in the textile industry and get an overview of the current state of the art. The seminar facilitates the evaluation of recycling opportunities, provides technical vocabulary, and gives inspiration for sustainability in your company.


Target group

For designers and development staff. Founders and employees from start-ups & purchasing, sales and marketing.


Course format

1-day additional training by scientists of the Institute for Textile Technology of RWTH Aachen University.

You want to get further training in the field of sustainability?
The next training will take place on 24.11.2023 in Presence.


Life cycle of textile products


Interested in a training? Please feel free to contact us:

Our training program for the 1-day training course "Sustainability and Textile Technology"


Sustainability in the textile and apparel industrye

What is sustainability
LCA - Life Cycle Assessment
Market figures


Biopolymers and their properties

Overview of bio-based materials
Overview of new raw materials
Production, fiber properties, areas of application


Textile recycling
Definition in waste management

Processing chain of textile waste
Challenges in textile recycling
Practical examples and workshop


You can download the flyer for our sustainability training here

You want to learn more about the textile value chain?
Click here for the "Fundamentals of Textile Technology" training course


Please also inform yourself about our other offers in the field of innovation consulting and further education for the textile industry. We look forward to your inquiry.