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Hans Rosling confirmed for Planet Textiles

Thursday, 28 August 2014

Hans RoslingSHANGHAI – Statistician and academic Hans Rosling will be the keynote speaker at sustainable textiles event Planet Textiles, to be held in Shanghai in March 2015.  Read More >>

 
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The big question: do you really see more transparency?, Testing times for organic cottonTwo Minutes with: Baptiste Carriere-Pradal, new European head of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, Spotlight on China's supply chains, Bangladesh Accord: laws that lack bite, Adidas candid on PFC challenge,Outdoor 2014 hits the right notes, M&S - world's most sustainable retailer?, Italy plays catch-up on sustainability, WWF and IKEA BCI progress, SAC has 'work cut out' on Higg adoption, Phil Patterson on the ZDHC's MRSL, pragmatism over procrastination, Two minutes with: Frouke Bruinsma, G-Star corporate responsibility manager,The Bigger Picture – Sunset organic cotton industry? Let's hope not, and all the latest news, insight, analysis.

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Fashion brands fail safety testing

Friday, 29 August 2014

article thumbnailBEIJING -Tests conducted by a Chinese government inspection body have reportedly found that retailers H&M, Mango, Forever 21 and Zara failed to meet quality and safety standards, following six...

Textile project reaches innovation final

Wednesday, 27 August 2014

NIJMEGEN – Dutch aWEARness, which claims to have closed the first circular supply chain in the textile industry with fully recyclable workwear, has been selected as finalist in a competition which...


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New guide to sustainable cottons

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

article thumbnailWAKEFIELD – An extensive new 50-page report to be published by MCL Global on sustainable and identity cottons has bemoaned the “frightening” lack of market penetration made by such cottons and...

Banned chemicals found in swimwear

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

article thumbnailSHANGHAI – Inspections by the Shanghai Quality and Technical Supervision Bureau have found that a quarter of tested swimwear products contained excessive levels of the potentially hazardous...


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New CO2 process ‘un-dyes’ polyester

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

article thumbnailA new process that uses liquid CO2 for the decoloration of dyed polyester fibres has the potential to accelerate closed-loop textile recycling by greatly improving the quality of recycled raw...

BCI weighs up consumer label options

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

article thumbnailGENEVA – The Better Cotton Initiative is assessing the options for creating a consumer-facing BCI label. The BCI confirmed the news to Ecotextile News as it revealed new projections that...


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