Sustainability in World Apparel Industry Reviewed in New Textiles Intelligence Report Published at MarketPublishers.com
15 Mar 2012 • by Natalie Aster
LONDON – With companies having come under close scrutiny for the adverse impact of their operations on the environment and on society, the textile and apparel industry has become highly eco-conscious. During the most recent conference in Barcelona, Spain, hosted by TextileExchange – a dynamic professional community of experts, solution providers, and industry peers dedicated to advancing sustainable practices across the global textile value chain, the latest trends and innovations in textile sustainability, as well as apparel and textile impacts in areas such as water, energy/carbon, waste, toxics, biodiversity, were vividly discussed.
New research report “Strategies for Sustainability in the Global Apparel Industry” drawn up by Textiles Intelligence has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd.
Strategies for Sustainability in the Global Apparel Industry
Published: November, 2011
Price: US$ 785,00
The newly published report provides an in-depth analysis of the strategies for sustainability in the global apparel industry, which were presented at the conference. It looks at the ways companies are trying to mitigate their harmful impacts on society and the environment, and how collaboration, transparency and integrity are helping them to do this. The main certification systems for sustainable textiles and apparel as well as the latest innovations in apparel sustainability are also reviewed. Furthermore, the study offers a true insight into work by a number of companies and organizations in the area of sustainability.
Companies mentioned in the report include: Adidas, Anti Fraud Initiative (AFI), Arkema, bioRe, bluesign technologies, Chetna, Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC), Control Union Certifications, Egedeniz Textile, Greenpeace, GreenXchange, Huntsman Textile Effects, Ingeo, Institute for Marketecology (IMO), International Working Group (IWG), Lenzing, MADE-BY, Nike, Oeko-Tex, Orta Anadolu, Outdoor Industry Association (OIA), Remei, Sanko Tekstil, Sofila, Solidaridad, Sorona, Sustainable Apparel Coalition, Unitika Fibers and Yeh Group.
More new research reports by the publisher can be found at Textiles Intelligence page.