Pakistan's textile sector is one of the country's most important manufacturing industries, employing around 40 per cent of its blue-collar workers and comprising almost 30 per cent of the nation's value added goods. As in many other countries, the government has brought in new legislation to protect the environment and promote more "Green" production processes. Atif Malik reveals exactly what this legislation means for Pakistan's clothing and textile companies and how the sector is facing up to the challenges ahead.