Reducing the impact of wool.


60% CO2 reduction in wool processing

75% reduction in water use

Enabling hyperlocal processing

Reshoring wool manufacturing right here in the Cotswolds

 Sheep in a field


At Loom and Power, we are committed to driving innovation that not only transforms industries but also contributes to a more sustainable and environmentally conscious world. Our revolutionary wool coloration technology stands as a testament to this commitment, with significant reductions in water usage and energy consumption that are set to redefine the way wool is processed and coloured.

Advancing Sustainability Through Innovative Technology

Conventional wool processing has long been associated with substantial water consumption and energy usage. Our breakthrough wool coloration technology addresses these challenges head-on, ushering in a new era of sustainable practices within the textile industry. By harnessing the power of cutting-edge digital coloration, we have demonstrated a remarkable:

  • 75% Reduction in Water Usage: Our technology employs a precisely controlled application process that eliminates the need for the traditional "bath dyeing" methods. This innovation ensures that water is used judiciously, minimising waste and optimising efficiency. This is a significant positive for our rivers and waterways in the UK. 

  • 60% Reduction in CO2 emissions: Through the integration of state-of-the-art dye application techniques and dye fixation methodologies, we have successfully slashed energy requirements and the carbon cost of wool. This not only minimizes our environmental impact but also positions our technology as a beacon of energy-efficient practices in wool processing.

As the UK alone produces 70,000,000 kgs of wool fleece annually, the potential impact on our climate by adapting this technology across the supply chain is enormous. 

Pioneering a Sustainable Textile Future

The implications of these reductions extend beyond the immediate benefits to our planet. By adopting our wool coloration technology, manufacturers, designers, and consumers alike contribute to a more sustainable and eco-friendly textile ecosystem. Here's how:

  1. Preserving Water Resources: As global water scarcity continues to be a pressing concern, our technology ensures responsible water management, allowing us to preserve this precious resource for current and future generations.

  2. Lowering Carbon Emissions: The substantial decrease in energy consumption translates to reduced carbon emissions, aligning with global efforts to combat climate change and meet environmental targets.

  3. Empowering Local Economies: Our technology empowers local manufacturers and regions that were previously unable to sustain high-volume production due to resource limitations. This decentralisation of production fosters economic growth and promotes regional self-sufficiency. We believe this is pertinent to the Cotswolds which has a solid sheep flock but no access to local processing solutions. We are part of the South West Fibershed to ensure we deliver on this goal. 

Join Us in Redefining Sustainability

We believe in the transformative power of innovation. Our wool colouration technology is a testament to what can be achieved when sustainability and technology converge. By embracing our solution, you become an integral part of a movement that not only redefines how wool is processed but also contributes to a more sustainable future for generations to come.

As we continue to push boundaries and challenge norms, we invite you to join us on this journey of innovation, impact, and sustainability. Together, we can create a world where responsible practices and cutting-edge technology coexist harmoniously, leaving a positive legacy for the planet and its inhabitants.

 Contact us to learn more