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HanesBrands aims to reduce energy usage by 40%

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 19, 2017

HanesBrands, a leading marketer of everyday basic innerwear and activewear apparel under world-class brands in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific, has released its 2016 environmental...

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India’s Tirupur Exporters Association suggests usage of recycled water

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 13, 2017

In view of water crisis in the Tirupur region of India, Tirupur Exporters Association (TEA) has suggested that CETPs and IETPs can collect sewage water at various designated points, and recycle...

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H&M, IFC join hands to boost use of renewable energy in garment industry

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 7, 2017

A joint partnership has been launched by H&M, the Swedish multinational fast fashion retailer, and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group to boost the use of clean, renewable energy in the...

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Fashion retailer Splash launches sustainable collection

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 6, 2017

Splash, a fast-fashion retailer, has announced the launch of sustainable collection for men & women made from sustainable materials, reflecting the brand’s promise to work in an environment...

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Maharashtra developing scheme for cheap solar power supply to textile units

By : SustainabilityO..., Apr 3, 2017

The state plans to design a scheme to develop solar projects to supply electricity to the textile sector at the lowest possible cost.

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Cordura partners with DuPont Tate and Lyle for sustainable textile solutions

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 17, 2017

Invista’s Cordura brand has announced partnership with DuPont Tate and Lyle Bio Products as part of its continuous effort to develop innovative sustainable textile solutions for durable...

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Lindex launches upcycled collection ‘Re:Design’

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 15, 2017

Lindex, a European fashion chain, has took a latest step in exploring new innovative more circular ways of working with the launch of Re:Design – a collection of exclusive upcycled products that...

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China's first wastewater plant using radiation

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 10, 2017

Radiation is now being explored to treat industrial waste in developing countries like China which has set up its first such plant to clean wastewater from a textile dyeing facility. The...

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Lindex adopts cleaner, resource efficient dye

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 8, 2017

Lindex has adopted DyStar Indigo Vat 40% Solution, a dye which is resource efficient since it uses less water, energy and chemicals. With the dyeing technique being used in 90 per cent of the...

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Target Corporation to invest $5mn in 'green chemistry' innovation

By : SustainabilityO..., Jan 31, 2017

US retailer Target Corporation aims to invest $5 million in ‘green chemistry’ innovation by 2020. The Minneapolis-based firm aims to improve textile products by eliminating added perfluorinated...

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