The latest textile research insights and news from HKRITA. Join host and professions dive deep in textile matters. The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel is a Hong Kong based research institute for the textiles and clothing industry. We focus on R&D and collaborates with industry partner to facilitate technologies transfers and commercialization. Find out more: www.hkrita.com
Innovation and technologies driving the sustainability of denim | | Ms Katherine Chan
Discover the urgent solutions for a sustainable denim fashion industry in this episode. Introducing HKRITA's technologies tackling recycling, wastewater, and more by HKRITA’s Business Development Director, Ms Katherine Chan. Listen to how HKRITA’s innovative advancements are driving the future of denim
Carbon Neutral Policy - Promoting the Sustainable Process of China's Luxury Industry Chain| Dr Gloria Yao (English simultaneous interpretation audio)
In recent years, carbon neutrality has become increasingly important as consumers become more environmentally conscious and demand sustainable products. Dr. Gloria Yao, Director of Project development of HKRITA, an expert in textile technology, discussed the current situation and challenges faced by China's luxury industry and provided insights on how to reduce carbon footprint.
碳中和政策 - 推動中國奢侈品產業的可持續發展進程 | 姚磊博士 (普通話演講)
Envisioning the Future of a Circular World. Are We on the Right Track? | ITMA 2023 Panel Discussion
The ITMA 2023 panel examined the textile and garment industry's progress towards circularity. Mr Edwin Keh, the CEO of HKRITA was one of the panelists in the discussion on sustainable materials, closed-loop production systems, and circular business models. Edwin evaluated whether the industry is on track to achieve a circular economy. Additionally, the panel identified further actions necessary to accelerate this transition.
What HKRITA does? An introduction of our institute | Ms Katherine Chan
HKRITA is a leading textile research institute based in Hong Kong. Ms Katherine Chan, our Director of Business Development, is invited to provide insight of HKRITA and help you gain a deeper understanding of what we do.
Green Machine - A Green Treatment for Textile Recycling | Dr Alex Chan
Dr Alex Chan, Senior Research Manager at HKRITA shares the story behind the Green Machine. This innovative technology uses a chemical hydrothermal treatment to selectively decompose cotton into cellulose powders, which enables the separation of polyester fibres from the blends.