Half of all cotton growing regions face severe climate risks by 2040 if carbon emissions continue to soar.
A group of NGOs is calling for new policies to stop runaway overproduction of textiles – and for the EU’s upcoming textile legislation to hold brands accountable for their contribution to global pollution.
The two will work to address the industry's engagement needs to grow understanding of microfibres released in wastewater from production facilities and textile finishing facilities.
International chemical and fibres group Solvay is globally launching Bio Amni, the first partially bio-based polyamide textile yarn developed by the company.
Apparel giant PVH Corp has lauded "notable progress" on its sustainability targets during 2020, with highlights including the launch of its first circular business model.
The Circular Fashion Partnership supports the development of the textile recycling industry in Bangladesh by capturing and directing post-production fashion waste back into the production of new fashion products.