Day: April 11, 2019

Mukesh Ambani’s plastic punch: Fabric made of PET bottles; RIL, Raymond join hands for green fibre

Mukesh Ambani’s plastic punch: Fabric made of PET bottles; RIL, Raymond join hands for green fibre

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Reliance Industries’ innovative plastic made fibre called R|Elan GreenGold has found another partner. Raymond recently announced its collaboration with Mukesh Ambani’s RIL for a fabric made from waste plastic bottles. Made by employing Reliance Industry technology, the fabric called Ecovera is being promoted as the greenest fibre in the world by the company. “R|Elan GreenGold is made by recycling post-consumer waste PET bottles, using biofuels and energy-efficient processes”, Raymond said. With this, the company looks to reclaim 1 million PET bottles from landfills, it added. The company is expecting to launch the fabric in 1500 stores spread across 700 cities in India. “In our endeavour to create eco-friendly, sustainable fabrics, R|Elan GreenGold is a perfect choice to produce fabr