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Re: Uses for Nylon Yarn Scraps

> Date:          Tue, 27 May 1997 18:06:09 +0000
> From:          Wendy McPherson <Wendy_McPherson@mail.dnr.state.ga.us>
> To:            p2tech@great-lakes.net
> Subject:       Uses for Nylon Yarn Scraps
> Reply-to:      p2tech@great-lakes.net

> I am working with a rug manufacturer that produces a significant amount
> of nylon yarn waste (small pieces fall off from around the edges of the
> rugs after tufting and cutting). 
> I was wondering, is it possible to "re-spin" scraps of nylon yarn?  What
> are some other options for reusing this material?

What about as stuffing in stuffed toys or as an insulating material.
Jeff Seadon
UNITEC Institute of Technology
Private Bag 92025
New Zealand
Phone 64-09-8494180
Fax 64-09-8154326
E-mail jseadon@unitec.ac.nz