Your outdoor gear can now be Fair Trade – here’s why it should be | GrindTV.com

Outdoor consumers can now buy apparel made in Fair Trade Certified factories, benefiting the lives of the workers who make our favorite gear.

Source: Your outdoor gear can now be Fair Trade – here’s why it should be | GrindTV.com

Kombucha clothing: Scientists, designers work to make fermented tea into a textile – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Queensland scientists and designers work out ways to make the slimy skin of fermented kombucha tea into a waterproof, durable textile.

Source: Kombucha clothing: Scientists, designers work to make fermented tea into a textile – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Aldi joins sustainable supply chain initiative | Fashion & Retail News | Ecotextile News

Aldi joins sustainable supply chain initiative

Source: Aldi joins sustainable supply chain initiative | Fashion & Retail News | Ecotextile News

Report blames synthetic clothing for ocean waste | Materials & Production News | Ecotextile News

Report blames synthetic clothing for ocean waste

Source: Report blames synthetic clothing for ocean waste | Materials & Production News | Ecotextile News

The Green Carpet Fashion Awards will take place for the first time in 2017

The showcase is being part-organised by the Eco-Age founder Livia Firth

Source: The Green Carpet Fashion Awards will take place for the first time in 2017

Shanghai Startup Sets An Eco-Friendly Model For China’s Clothing Wholesalers

Photo courtesy of the Squirrelz. The largest mass fashion market in the world, China’s clothing and apparel sectors are thriving. We already know that the country is the world’s primary manufacturing hub, currently producing more than 50 percent of the world’s fabric – some 80 billion meters a year – according […]

Source: Shanghai Startup Sets An Eco-Friendly Model For China’s Clothing Wholesalers

ILO says one third of Uzbek cotton pickers “non-voluntary” | Materials & Production News | Ecotextile News

ILO says one third of Uzbek cotton pickers “non-voluntary”

Source: ILO says one third of Uzbek cotton pickers “non-voluntary” | Materials & Production News | Ecotextile News

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