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Buhler gets first STeP approval

ZURICH – The Swiss cotton yarn manufacturer Hermann Bühler AG has become the first company worldwide to receive the Sustainable Textile Production (STeP) certificate from Oeko-Tex.

Eco-label for interior textiles
CALIFORNIA – US commercial furnishing textiles and digital printing company Designtex has been awarded the first gold level Facts eco-label for meeting sustainable fibre sourcing, water conservation and recycling practices criteria, by third-party environmental auditing and certification company SCS Global Services.
Study outlines denim’s water footprint
MADRID – A new study has calculated and compared the manufacturing water footprint of five types of textiles commonly used for the production of denim jeans.
Recycled PET with organic cotton

NETHERLANDS – At last week’s OutDoor show in Friedrichshafen, where sustainability was high on the agenda, polyester supplier Advansa launched a new range of post-consumer recycled PET yarns combined with Egyptian organic cotton from Sekem Textile for base layers fabrics, underwear and high performance socks.

Schoeller’s Ecorepel gets industry award

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN – Schoeller’s has today bagged an environmental award for its paraffin-based fluorocarbon-free ‘Ecorepel’ durable water repellant coating for textiles at the OutDoor event, which is currently running in Germany.

 
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