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Nine organisations join ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme

By : editor_2, Jul 5, 2018

Nine organisations have joined the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Roadmap to Zero Programme, a coalition of over 100 contributors, working on the implementation of safer chemistry...

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C&A Foundation's projects to boost circular fashion

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 22, 2018

Boosting circular fashion, C&A Foundation has selected five pilot initiatives as part of its open request for proposals to bridge the gap in the implementation of circular business models at...

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A&E unveils new Anefil Poly Repreve recycled sewing thread

By : editor_2, May 24, 2018

American & Efird (A&E), a leading manufacturer and distributor of industrial and consumer sewing thread, embroidery thread, and technical textiles, has unveiled Anefil Poly using Repreve...

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Hugo Boss Sets Sustainable Material Targets, Emphasizes Circular Fashion

By : sustainabilityo..., May 1, 2018

The Hugo Boss Group is developing sustainable sourcing strategies for its most important materials based on natural capital valuations, according to the global apparel company’s latest...

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H&M aims to be climate positive across value chain by 2040

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 19, 2018

H&M aims to become climate positive across the entire value chain by 2040, says its sustainability report 2017. The company has been making strong progress towards its vision to lead the...

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EU Launches Innovation Observatory for Shared Ideas on Textile Sustainability

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 19, 2018

The European Union (EU) is tackling industrial pollution with a new initiative designed to yield a more sustainable textile sector.

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REI introduces new sustainability standards

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 16, 2018

REI Co-op, a specialty outdoor retailer, headquartered near Seattle, has debuted product sustainability standards that apply to over 1,000 brands sold at the co-op to elevate sustainability...

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Washing unit polluting borewells, allege farmers in Tamil Nadu

By : sustainabilityo..., Apr 12, 2018

Following a complaint from a group of farmers near Perumanallur area that a textile garment washing unit was releasing effluent into unused borewells, the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (...

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Applied DNA to introduce 'GeoTyping' for cotton tracking

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 22, 2018

Applied DNA Sciences will introduce 'GeoTyping' Beta program, helping brands and retailers in identifying country-of-origin in cases of cotton substitution. This is an expansion of Applied DNA's...

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Huntsman makes non-fluorinated water repellent for textile

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 17, 2017

Huntsman Textile Effects, a leader in high quality dyes and chemicals for textile industries, has unveiled the new PHOBOTEX RSY non-fluorinated durable water repellent (DWR) that raises the...

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