Recycle Your Blue Jeans

recycle your blue jeans
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…



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Posted: February 8, 2016

Category: Conservation, Natural Resources
Tags: Blue Jeans, Blue Jeans Go Green, Conservation, Education, Environment, Environmentally Friendly, Families & Consumers, Family And Consumer Sciences, General Information, Insulation, Recycling, Recycling Blue Jeans, Shelley Swenson, UF/IFAS Wakulla, Wakulla, Wakulla County Extension, Wakulla Extension, Waste Fill Reduction

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