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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
Auckland
New Zealand
Phone 64-09-8494180
Fax 64-09-8154326
E-mail jseadon@unitec.ac.nz