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Carpet maker Shaw withdraws name of wool from collection

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Sep '09
In an issue of heavy misuse of the expression “wool”, in which Shaw Inc. (USA) has named and promoted their carpet collection made 100% by synthetic nylon with the name “WOOL”, IWTO could successfully intervene.

As a result of action taken by IWTO, Shaw has now announced in a press release the immediate withdrawal of the expression “wool” for their collection.

International Wool Textile Organisation(IWTO)


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