With consumers’ increasing awareness of sustainability and building a circular economy, fashion companies, whether fast-fashion retailer H&M or luxury brands, are selling more and more clothing made from recycled materials.
US denim brand Wrangler has teamed up with Infinited Fiber Company to incorporate Infinna – regenerated, recyclable fibres – into its global denim range for its autumn 2021 collection, the brand’s most sustainable denim yet.
UK online fashion retailer Asos and department store Selfridges are among the latest 86 signatories to The Climate Pledge, a commitment to reach the Paris Agreement ten years early and be net-zero carbon by 2040.
US-based sustainable materials start-up Natural Fiber Welding Inc (NFW) is partnering with outdoor apparel company Patagonia to develop and scale circular solutions in textiles.
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