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Better Cotton Expands its Program in Egypt
Sustainability Standards News

Better Cotton Expands its Program in Egypt

Better Cotton’s alliance with the Cotton Egypt Association aims to extend the reach of the Better Cotton program to the fertile lands of Egypt.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|July 26th, 2023|12:32 PM
Chloé's Spring Summer Collection Inspired by Fossil-Free Energy
Sustainable Suppliers News

Chloé's Spring Summer Collection Inspired by Fossil-Free Energy

The fashion brand’s Creative Director was inspired by research into fossil-free fusion energy for the creation of its spring-summer collection, presented last September in Paris.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|October 5th, 2022|3:51 PM
SPINNOVA® Fibre Manufacturer Woodspin Awarded FSC® Chain of Custody Certification
Sustainability Standards News

SPINNOVA® Fibre Manufacturer Woodspin Awarded FSC® Chain of Custody Certification

Woodspin, the exclusive producer and distributor of wood-based SPINNOVA® fibre, has obtained Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) Chain of Custody certification.
SPINNOVASPINNOVA
|May 14th, 2024|3:05 PM
Why CommonShare's Standard Owner Benchmark is a Game-Changer in Sustainability
Sustainability Standards News

Why CommonShare's Standard Owner Benchmark is a Game-Changer in Sustainability

Building trust in sustainability standards requires a combination of factors, including transparency, credibility, and independent verification. CommonShare’s Standard Owner Benchmark provides the solution for consumers to find sustainable products from brands they trust.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|May 10th, 2023|11:03 AM
WRAP Launches New Drive to Promote Circular Living in the USA and Across the Americas
Sustainable Supply Chains

WRAP Launches New Drive to Promote Circular Living in the USA and Across the Americas

In a significant move, climate action NGO WRAP has opened a key office in Washington, DC to address environmental impact from unsustainable production, consumption, and waste.
The Waste and Resources Action ProgrammeThe Waste and Resources Action Programme
|April 15th, 2024|9:03 AM
Formula 1 Marks a Step Forward in Sustainability with Pirelli's First FSC-Certified Tyres
Sustainability Standards News

Formula 1 Marks a Step Forward in Sustainability with Pirelli's First FSC-Certified Tyres

Pirelli leads in sustainability at Formula 1 with groundbreaking FSC-certified tires, prioritizing sustainable natural rubber.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|March 29th, 2024|1:56 PM
Plaintiffs Withdraw Greenwashing Lawsuit Against H&M
Ethical Consumerism

Plaintiffs Withdraw Greenwashing Lawsuit Against H&M

Plaintiffs Chelsea Commodore and Rakeedha Scarlett dropped a 2022 greenwashing lawsuit against H&M, highlighting the critical role of accurate sustainability information in the fashion industry.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|December 20th, 2023|1:13 PM
Aid by Trade Foundation Introduces the New Regenerative Cotton Standard
Sustainability Standards News

Aid by Trade Foundation Introduces the New Regenerative Cotton Standard

The Aid by Trade Foundation has introduced the Regenerative Cotton Standard (RCS), an innovative approach aimed at addressing challenges in the cotton and textile industry for the benefit of both textile companies and cotton farmers.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|November 7th, 2023|2:16 PM
New Study Confirms FSC-Certified Forests Help Wildlife Thrive in the Congo Basin
Sustainability Standards News

New Study Confirms FSC-Certified Forests Help Wildlife Thrive in the Congo Basin

Good news for critically endangered species in the Congo Basin: A study shows higher numbers of large mammals in FSC-certified forests in Gabon and the Republic of Congo compared to non-certified ones.
World Wildlife FundWorld Wildlife Fund
|April 15th, 2024|9:53 AM
The European Parliament's Environment Committee Takes a Stance Against Fast Fashion
Sustainability Governance

The European Parliament's Environment Committee Takes a Stance Against Fast Fashion

Planned to be submitted before the summer, the new initiative seeks to curb the "fast fashion" business and promote circularity and sustainability as values for the future, including the introduction of the digital product passport.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|May 8th, 2023|3:43 PM