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WTIN interview 29-04-16

World Textile Information Network (WTiN) is an innovative B2B media company that lies at the heart of the global textile industry. Serving the textile value chain, from raw material to finished goods, through online, events and publications, WTiN provides the must-have information on manufacturing technology, environment and ethics, textile markets, finance, companies and events.

Madelaine Cornforth follows up with Aniela Hoitink, owner of innovative textile company Neffa, after the unveiling of her MycoTEX dress made from mycelium, or mushroom roots. Hoitink discusses the use of microbiology in the textiles industry more broadly, as well as its potential, and how it could, in the future, provide solutions to issues within the textile industry.