360° Recycling Process


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Jimtex Yarns, as a division of Martex Fiber, has a unique process that allows for a full 360° recycling of textile waste. From manufacturing waste through post-consumer recycled fiber, Martex Fiber takes textiles full-circle.

  • Through our waste services division, Martex Fiber brings in textile waste from a wide variety of textile manufacturing sources. This material is sorted by type, fiber content and color, depending on the end use.
  • Once sorted, the material is machined into high-quality reclaimed fiber that can be used for a variety of nonwovens and spinning applications.
  • Jimtex Yarns spins fiber blends of the high-quality reclaimed fiber to create its innovative line of cotton-rich yarns. The yarn can then be used to create upholstery fabric, apparel or hosiery.
  • Our Brownsville division takes in post-consumer textile waste to create reclaimed fiber for nonwovens and various filling applications.

Please contact us if you want to find a way to take your waste full-circle!

Our products are certified for recycled content by SCS Global Services. Learn more out our certifications here.