Fabric recycling

Fabric recycling

Pistoni S.r.l. is a company that has been involved in the recovery and recycling of textile waste and the recycling of fabrics for over 30 years. The textile district of Castel Goffredo is among the best known and appreciated for the quality of its textile products: thanks to the company's processes and technologies, even textile waste, the result of manufacturing processes, can be collected and reused to produce excellent raw materials. Secondary (MPS). A solution that makes the life cycle of fabrics more sustainable and circular and encourages the recycling process, rather than the consumption of new material.


The recycling of fabrics

But what does the recycling of textile waste consist of? The main phases in which Pistoni's work is divided are:


  • recovery of textile material from local companies, laboratories and hosiery factories
  • cleaning of the material and subdivision of the same according to the type
  • packaging of textile waste with hydraulic press
  • at this point the bales of waste thus obtained (MPS) are stored in the warehouse ready for sale.


The textile waste that the company collects and recycles are generally of two types: it can be natural fibers such as cotton, wool or viscose, or synthetic fibers, such as acrylic, polyester, nylon or elastomer. .


Natural textile fibers have their own structural strength that allows them to join and form, through spinning, thin, strong but flexible threads that are used in the textile industry for the manufacture of yarns, which, in turn, thanks to weaving , are transformed into fabrics. Synthetic textile fibers, on the other hand, being produced by man and not existing in nature, can be produced in threads of various strength and composition.


Pistoni also recycles stock of yarns on various types of spools (nylon, polyamide, polyester, cotton, etc ...). Within the company Pistoni S.r.l. a competent staff has been specifically dedicated to the manual cutting of the yarns. Thanks to the recycling of textile waste operated by Pistoni S.r.l. it is possible to give new life to textile waste from companies or laboratories, producing excellent secondary raw material for industrial use and helping to reduce the environmental impact and waste.


How to ask for more information

If you would like more in-depth information about the fabric recycling business, contact us now specifying your request! We will be happy to reply as soon as possible.