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December 19, 2018 - Reuters

'Pineapple leather' offers vegan fashion alternative

'Pineapple leather' offers vegan fashion alternative
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Pineapples aren’t just good to eat. A Spanish businesswoman is on a mission to convince us they’re also good to wear. 

Carmen Hijosa has created Piñatex, a textile woven from the long fibers in the fruit’s discarded leaves that she hopes will give the fashion industry a sustainable alternative to leather.

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