Estonian wool sustainable packaging maker raises €2.5m

Woola packaging materialEstonian start-up Woola, which makes sustainable packaging from wool, has raised €2.5m (US$2.7m) to work on creating protective packaging to replace plastic.

According to the company, 141m tonnes of plastic packaging is produced globally every year, of which only 14% is collected for recycling, and an even smaller fraction is actually recycled.

For the full story, see the January 2024 edition of Textiles Eastern Europe.


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