HELSINKI — November 10, 2022 — The annual TIME Best Inventions List recognizes groundbreaking products and innovations that change how we live. This year, SPINNOVA® is named among these extraordinary innovations.
SPINNOVA has made the list of TIME’s Best Inventions of 2022, earning its spot in the Style Category. This year’s Best Innovations in the style category feature multiple solutions for sustainable fashion, from SPINNOVA fiber to Evrnu’s NuCycl fibre and ThredUP’s AI-powered search tool called Thrift the Look.
Created from renewable raw materials, SPINNOVA fiber is made with zero harmful chemicals, and its production consumes 99-percent less water and causes 72-percent fewer CO2 emissions than conventional cotton.
“We believe that the key to changing the world lies in sustained innovation and we are honored to be recognized for our efforts to transform the raw material base of the global textile industry for the better,” commented Spinnova’s CEO Kim Poulsen.
TIME recognizes products and services that are solving compelling problems in creative ways and changing how we think about what’s possible. Previously awarded brands include for example Dyson, Sony and Allbirds. To compile the list TIME evaluated contenders on a number of key factors, including originality, efficacy, ambition, and impact. The result is a list of 200 groundbreaking inventions across different categories.
See the full list: time.com/best-inventions-2022
Posted: November 10, 2022