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Victoria’s textile waste includes:
It’s estimated that currently only 2% of textile waste is recovered in Victoria, making it one of the lowest rates of recovery of any material stream. A significant quantity of the waste that is sent to landfill is pre-consumer textile waste that is a bi-product of manufacturing.
The quantity of textile waste that is not recovered represents a considerable opportunity for investors. End markets are also required to support demand for recovered textile materials resulting in textiles been identified as a priority material under Recycling Victoria policy.
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