Bremen, April 4th, 2017: With its attributes 'renewable', 'recyclable' and 'biodegradable', the Bremen Cotton Exchange sees cotton as one of the most sustainable raw materials on the planet from an ecological, social and economic point of view.
Depending on the prevailing conditions, nature can degrade cotton residues in soil within si...
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What is the average life span of an apparel of fabric. More precisely for how many years does carbon-di-oxide fixed as cellulose remain in the form before it is released back into soil or atmosphere.
Research by Cotton Incorporated indicates that the half life of cotton fabric left on the ground outside their research facility in North Carolina is days.
I have bolts of cotton quilting/sewing fabric that I wont ever use. Thought about placing it in the garden with straw on top to keep weeds down. Any ideas on this would be helpful.