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Friday, 14 July 2017

GreenPeace: Tesco publicly commits to Detox its textile production, as retailers start tackling throw-away fashion

Tesco publicly commits to Detox its textile production, as retailers start tackling throw-away fashion
Hamburg, 14 July 2017 - Tesco, one of the world's largest retailers has today announced they will immediately begin the process of eliminating hazardous chemicals from the supply chain of their garment brand F&F, sold in 2,300 stores trading out of 23 different countries, and release a complete list of their suppliers.[1] Together with Tesco, 80 international brands and suppliers have now committed to the Greenpeace Detox-Campaign to become toxics-free since the campaign began in 2011.[2] Detox-committed companies now represent 15 % of the worldwide textile production. "The Detox standard is the new industry baseline - in only six years, forerunners of the textile sector went from total...
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