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Better Cotton aligns with UN initiative to empower SMEs in global supply chains

Better Cotton explained the initiative strives to highlight and reward the contributions of SMEs by collating and publicising their sustainability…

Signal: X posts of the week – Worker protests, NFT, AI, WRAP

One of the top X posts this week came from Representative Ilhan Omar, who represents Minnesota's fifth Congressional District in the…

Increased production cancelling out environmental improvements

Apparel brands signed up to WRAP’s voluntary scheme Textiles 2030 have managed to reduce the carbon impact of the textiles…

WRAP launches toolkit to drive circular design in textile manufacturing

According to WRAP, nearly 80% of the carbon footprint of a textile product is determined during its design phase. The…

WRAP recommends EPR scheme for UK fashion sector

WRAP has today (23 March) published two reports providing the UK Government with the evidence and insights necessary to make…

Primark rolls out built-to-last initiatives to drive down fashion waste

The series of new initiatives by Primark include working with the climate action NGO WRAP, through its Textile 2030 agreement…

WRAP reveals new ways for fashion brands, retailers to design for circularity

The WRAP report, which was published today (7 October) to coincide with World Circular Textiles Day, reveals the longevity of…

Why apparel brands should align standards to avoid audit fatigue

The Standard Convergence Initiative (SCI) was unveiled by the International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF) and the International Apparel Federation (IAF) at the OECD…

Textiles 2030 hits 100 signatories milestone

River Island and Oliver Bonas are among the latest signatories to global environmental NGO WRAP's Textiles 2030: UK Sustainable Textiles Action…

UK plans to share EPR textiles scheme options in 2022

The UK government is conducting ongoing research to develop options for a textiles policy framework that includes EPR and it…