3D Printing: The Solution to Fashion’s Waste Problem?

Kaimin and Stratasys collaborated to use 3D printing accent pieces on denim
Stratasys X Kaimin 3D, Image via Kaimin

Textile waste is a major issue surrounding the fashion industry that environmentalists are sounding the alarm on, particularly in recent years. Clothing is mass-produced and consumers tend to overconsume, which leads to massive amounts of textile waste. Unfortunately, clothing made from common materials like cotton-polyester blends are extremely hard to recycle into new garments. Current…