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Supply chain transparency for sustainable fashion 4 Apr 2019

Consumers are becoming increasingly vigilant about the clothing they wear each day, seeking out more sustainable options, as well as information on supply chains, production processes and product afterlife. Which is why there's an ongoing need for consumer education, as well as collaboration among all stakeholders to redefine the standard of transparency practices across the industry value chain, says Dr Florian Heubrandner, vice president of global business management textiles, at Lenzing AG. 

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Lenzing invests EUR40m to improve ecological footprint 16 Oct 2019

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group has committed EUR40m (US$44m) to the construction of a new air purification and sulfur recovery plant, as well as further improvement of the exhaust emission values at the site.

Lenzing Tencel fibres use more recycled raw material 15 Oct 2019

Lenzing Group’s Tencel Lyocell fibres with Refibra technology can now feature up to 30% pulp made from upcycled cotton scraps collected from the garment manufacturing process.

Lenzing pilots fibre traceability using blockchain 6 Sep 2019

Lenzing Group has pioneered a pilot project with Hong Kong based brand Chicks that uses blockchain technology to trace its Tencel branded fibres although the way through the supply chain to retail.

Lenzing fibres certified for full biodegradability 5 Sep 2019

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group has received certification that its fibres have been certified for full biodegradability in freshwater by the independent research laboratory Organic Waste Systems (OWS).

Lenzing fashions more agile and responsive supply chain 8 Aug 2019

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group has employed sales and operations planning software across its business to help create a more agile and responsive supply chain that minimises waste and inefficiencies.

Lenzing confirms FY view despite "challenging" market 7 Aug 2019

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing has hailed a slight increase in revenue in the first half of 2019 and confirmed its outlook for the full year despite what it calls a "significantly more challenging" market environment with historically low prices for standard viscose.

Lenzing to invest EUR1bn in lyocell fibre production 4 Jul 2019

To help meet strong demand for its specialty fibres, Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group is to build what it claims will be the world's largest lyocell fibre plant in Thailand.

Lenzing sets net-zero CO2 emissions target by 2050 25 Jun 2019

Lenzing Group has pledged to invest EUR100m (US$113.8m) over the coming years to reduce carbon emissions both inside its operations and in its supply chain as it aims to become the world's first carbon neutral fibre producer.

Lenzing to trace fibres with blockchain technology 20 May 2019

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group has announced it will use blockchain technology to support its Tencel branded fibre business in a move it says will ensure complete transparency and traceability throughout the supply chain to the finished garment.

Lenzing shares progress on sustainability targets 25 Apr 2019

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group says it is on track with all of its committed sustainability targets and reaffirmed its pledge to invest more than EUR100m (US$111.5m) in sustainable production technology by 2022.