13 Sep '18, 6am

UK Institute calls for action on textile pollution

UK Institute calls for action on textile pollution

LONDON – The Institution of Mechanical Engineers an influential UK-based association, which has over 120,000 members in 140 countries, has called on the textile sector to clean up its act through today’s release of a new 8-page briefing that calls for UK government intervention – in partnership with industry – to develop new solutions to problems such as textile microfibre pollution, the creation of excessive waste and the reduction in the carbon footprint of the apparel sector.

Full article: https://www.ecotextile.com/2018091223725/materials-produc...

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