Recycle Your Blue Jeans

recycle bluejeans
By recycling worn denim into insulation, the Blue Jeans Go Green™ program keeps textile waste out of landfills and helps with building efforts in communities around the country.


By Shelley Swenson, Extension Agent III,
Family and Consumer Sciences UF-IFAS
Wakulla County Extension

Give old denim new purpose by recycling.

The journey from cotton to denim insulation is a new initiative to transform an old favorite to help protect and comfort someone new. Here’s how we up cycle worn-out denim into natural cotton fiber insulation. Click here for more information…


Posted: February 8, 2016

Category: Conservation, Natural Resources
Tags: Blue Jeans Go Green, Bluejean Insulation, Conservation, Educational, Family, Family & Consumer Sciences, Family Youth & Community Sciences, Green Living, Insulation, Recycle, Recycle Blue Jeans, Shelley Swenson, Sustainable Living, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension, Women

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