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EU joins International Cotton Advisory Committee

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 2, 2017

The European Union has become a member of the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC), a development which is of strategic significance to the world cotton industry and the 150 million...

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NGT directs conditional reopening of textile units in Rajasthan

By : sustainabilityo..., May 29, 2017

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has permitted the conditional reopening of 578 textile units in Pali district of Rajasthan with an assurance that any direction passed by the tribunal has to be...

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H&M becomes first international fashion brand to join EP100

By : sustainabilityo..., May 10, 2017

H&M has become the first international fashion brand to join EP100 since its launch in May 2016. The company is now part of a global collaborative initiative that consists of nine other...

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LVHM, CSM partner for sustainable innovation

By : sustainabilityo..., May 9, 2017

Premium fashion and leather goods marketer LVMH has announced partnership with Central Saint Martins (CSM), a world leading centre for art and design education, in order to promote creativity...

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Deakin University researchers develop 'circular denim'

By : sustainabilityo..., May 9, 2017

Deakin University researchers have come up with 'circular denim' to reduce the huge environmental impact of denim production. As part of their entry into the Global Change Award, they developed...

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Clothing retailer Patagonia takes major leap in using sustainable dyes

By : sustainabilityo..., May 2, 2017

Taking a major leap in using sustainable dyes and moving away from synthetic dyes, outdoor clothing retailer Patagonia has taken the world by surprise with its new Clean Color clothing...

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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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