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    • Study scales apparel wastage mountain

      Thursday, 21 September 2017
      AMSTERDAM – A Dutch study has examined the culture of mass apparel production, the subsequent wastage and potential improvements as part of a paper published by the Amsterdam University of Applied... Read More

    • Bangladesh suffers another garment factory fire

      Wednesday, 20 September 2017
      DHAKA – At least six workers have been killed in the latest Bangladesh garment factory fire with early reports saying other workers are still missing, so the death toll may rise. This comes a... Read More

    • Scientists prise more textile potential from silkworms

      Wednesday, 20 September 2017
      SHEFFIELD – Researchers from the University of Sheffield have shown that silkworms and spiders spin silk by pulling, rather than pushing it out of their bodies and say this technique could be... Read More

    • Planet Textiles set for Vancouver

      Wednesday, 20 September 2017
      Leading apparel brands, retailers and textile supply chain stakeholders who are moving the needle on environmental issues will assemble in Vancouver, Canada on 22nd May 2018 at the 9th annual... Read More

    • Recycled fabrics have unique cotton/viscose feel

      Wednesday, 20 September 2017
      HELSINKI – Researchers in Finland have developed their first range of knitted textiles made from chemically recycled cotton yarns that are said to have a water footprint that is around 2 per cent... Read More

    • Fashion brands to tackle climate change

      Tuesday, 19 September 2017
      NEW YORK – Fashion brands Gap Inc., Nike, Levi Strauss, VF Corporation, Guess, and Eileen Fisher have joined the Science-based Targets Initiative (SBTI), which aims to help companies cut their... Read More

    • Kering recognised by sustainability index

      Tuesday, 19 September 2017
      PARIS – French fashion conglomerate, Kering has been recognised for the third time by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), as it scored the highest in its environmental and social performance in... Read More

    • Greenpeace calls for a fashion ‘slowdown’

      Tuesday, 19 September 2017
      MILAN – In a switch of emphasis away from the debate on fluorocarbon chemistry used for water repellency in textiles, but still with a clear focus on the global textile and clothing sectors,... Read More

    • Research illuminates fluorescent cotton potential

      Friday, 15 September 2017
      REHOVOT – Scientists at the Weizmann Institute, Israel, have today published a report which indicates cotton textile fibres may be produced with fluorescent properties which do not fade during... Read More

    • US cotton steps up on sustainability

      Thursday, 14 September 2017
      CARY, NC – Cotton Incorporated has signalled its strong intent to focus more resources on environmental issues in the cotton sector with the appointment of Jesse Daystar as its first Chief... Read More

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Senior Manager of Corporate Responsibility (Water and Chemicals) at Tommy Hilfiger

This role will see you work in the CR team at Tommy's PVH Europe office in Amsterdam, primarily responsible for water and chemicals management at PVH Europe and at Tommy Hilfiger Global.

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