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Navigating the Impact of EU-Wide Restrictions on 'Greener' Solvents in the Textile Industry
Sustainability Governance

Navigating the Impact of EU-Wide Restrictions on 'Greener' Solvents in the Textile Industry

The European Commission has recently implemented an EU-wide restriction on the use of siloxanes, a class of solvents previously marketed as a safer and more environmentally friendly alternative to perchloroethylene (Perc) for dry cleaning textiles.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|June 17th, 2024|11:29 AM
Spinnova Continues Collaboration With Luhta Sportswear Company And Releases A T-Shirt Made With SPINNOVA® Fibre
Sustainable Materials

Spinnova Continues Collaboration With Luhta Sportswear Company And Releases A T-Shirt Made With SPINNOVA® Fibre

Rukka, a brand under Luhta Sportswear Company, released a t-shirt made with 29% SPINNOVA® fibres in deep blue and white, as part of its 2024 Olympic collection, marking the first consumer product with SPINNOVA® fibres available online.
SPINNOVASPINNOVA
|June 13th, 2024|12:19 PM
Ambercycle and Hyosung TNC Join Forces to Scale Decarbonized, Circular Polyester
Sustainable Materials

Ambercycle and Hyosung TNC Join Forces to Scale Decarbonized, Circular Polyester

Sustainable fiber manufacturer Hyosung TNC is partnering with Ambercycle, an innovator of textile-to-textile circular polyester material, to advance the commercialization of this decarbonized material innovation.
AmbercycleAmbercycle
|June 13th, 2024|7:37 AM
Strategies for Companies to Effectively Decarbonize Their Supply Chains
Sustainable Supply Chains

Strategies for Companies to Effectively Decarbonize Their Supply Chains

Several companies, including Carlsberg, Unilever, and Walmart, have made significant strides in decarbonizing their supply chains by setting science-based targets and engaging suppliers to adopt sustainable practices, serving as models for others to follow.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|June 13th, 2024|7:13 AM
Better Cotton and Pesticide Exposure: Research Explores Farmer Welfare in Pakistan
Sustainability Standards News

Better Cotton and Pesticide Exposure: Research Explores Farmer Welfare in Pakistan

Dr. Asim Yasin's research compares the impact of Better Cotton's pesticide reduction approach on healthcare costs between 225 Better Cotton farms and 225 conventional farms.
BETTER COTTONBETTER COTTON
|June 12th, 2024|11:13 AM
CSDDD’s Groundbreaking Requirements Will Pose New Procurement Challenges – Here’s How Businesses Can Respond
Sustainable Supply Chains

CSDDD’s Groundbreaking Requirements Will Pose New Procurement Challenges – Here’s How Businesses Can Respond

CommonShare provides an advanced platform to help companies comply with supply chain due diligence regulations, ensuring their supply chains are free from human rights violations and environmental harm.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|June 12th, 2024|7:09 AM
FSC Aligned for EUDR’ cleared for launch by International Board
Sustainability Standards News

FSC Aligned for EUDR’ cleared for launch by International Board

The FSC International Board of Directors has approved FSC’s set of solutions to operationalize EUDR Aligned Certification for July release.
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|June 11th, 2024|5:04 PM
Azura Fashion Group Unveils Cutting-Edge AI Model Driving Sustainable Fashion
Sustainability Innovation

Azura Fashion Group Unveils Cutting-Edge AI Model Driving Sustainable Fashion

Azura Fashion Group announces a groundbreaking AI model set to revolutionize the fashion industry by enhancing sustainability and supporting circular economy practices.
Azura Fashion GroupAzura Fashion Group
|June 11th, 2024|3:59 PM
Transforming Textiles: The Future of Sustainability in Fiber and Fabric
Sustainable Suppliers News

Transforming Textiles: The Future of Sustainability in Fiber and Fabric

The textile industry is increasingly using recycled fibers like REPREVE®, SEAQUAL®, and ECONYL® to mitigate global plastic pollution, reduce fossil fuel demand, and introduce biodegradable polyesters such as CiCLO® that degrade faster in landfills, minimizing long-term environmental impact.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|June 11th, 2024|2:18 PM
JLR Launches Sustainability Innovation Challenge To Engage Innovators For Pioneering Mobility And Automotive Solutions
Sustainability Innovation

JLR Launches Sustainability Innovation Challenge To Engage Innovators For Pioneering Mobility And Automotive Solutions

JLR has launched its first Sustainability Innovation Challenge, to engage innovators, startups and other organisations in developing and collaborating on sustainable solutions for the luxury mobility sector.
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|June 10th, 2024|5:18 PM