In the framework of the European Green Deal, RegioGreenTex is a project promoting the collaboration in research and development for the textile industry to establish a systematic circular economy business model across the EU.
Map the needs and potentiality in the implementation of a circular economy among European regions and clusters and their different levels of economic development.
Build a dynamic recycling textile ecosystem at European level by making demand and offer meet on a shared digital platform.
Support SMEs pilot projects to accelerate the creation, development and use of new textile materials with increased recycled content by sharing technologies and methodologies.
Create five regional textile recycling hubs in line with ReHubs Europe initiative and consistent with the EU textile strategy and with the needs of SMEs.
Generate investment opportunities at regional level.
11 textile intensive regions in 8 European countries engaging to support their local SMEs:
70% EU contribution 30% direct investment bottom up, market-led approach.