19 Mar '18, 5pm

Gap embarks on water saving mission

Gap embarks on water saving mission

Published on Monday, 19 March 2018 Gap embarks on water saving mission Written by David Styles Details Tweet SAN FRANCISCO – Gap has unveiled a new manufacturing sustainability target which, if successful, would see the company conserve a total of 10 billion litres of water by the end of 2020. Key to this ambition will be both product innovation and efficiency improvements at the company’s fabric mills and laundries. This follows last week’s announcement from the firm that, in an effort to improve transparency, the company will have made the transition to digitised payments for all staff throughout its tier 1 supply chain by the aforementioned year.

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