Why is Upcycling Better for the Environment than Recycling?
The terms ‘recycling’ and ‘upcycling’ are sometimes used interchangeably; however, these two unrelated processes are significantly different, and upcycling appears to offer even more environmental benefits than recycling.
Why Is Upcycling Textiles Necessary and Valuable?
Rapidly changing fashion trends contribute to a constant increase in demand, production, and waste. Upcycling offers a solution by reusing discarded products or material in such a way as to create a new product of higher quality or value than the original.