There are new ways to avoid risk and be compliant in the supply chain, but there are also new threats.
A report on a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) study completed by SCS Global Services on behalf of Stella McCartney on the production of viscose fiber finds the source of raw materials goes a long way in determining the environmental impact.Read more
EcoPlanet Bamboo, a global developer of commercial bamboo plantations, has partnered with not-for-profit environmental organization Canopy to develop more sustainable bamboo pulping methods as a sourcing option for apparel brands looking to avoid using ancient and endangered forest fibers.Read More Read more
Retail’s largest brands, H&M and Inditex-owned Zara, have pledged to stop using ancient and endangered forests to make rayon and viscose clothing. The retailers have partnered with environmental organization Canopy in a new initiative called, “Fashion Loved by Forest,” designed to address the increasing impact… Read MoreRead More Read more