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Lenzing works with organisations promoting sustainability

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Apr '19
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Pic: Lenzing
Austria-based Lenzing Group works closely with global organisations that promote awareness for sustainable, renewable and environment-friendly fibres, according to its chief commercial officer Robert van de Kerkhof. The firm is now working with the Make Fashion Circular initiative—part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation—which focuses on circular economy.

Apparel brand Levi Strauss has provided funds to the company for garment suppliers in developing nations to increase their environmental standards, Kerkhof told Fibre2Fashion in an interview.

“Our partners are increasingly moving toward the goal of producing 100 per cent sustainable clothing, which will lessen the burden of the global fashion industry towards the environment,” he added. (DS)

For the full interview, please click here.

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


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