30 Nov '12, 6pm

Zara commits to detox after Greenpeace dressing down

Zara commits to detox after Greenpeace dressing down

Greenpeace secured another notable victory this week, after Zara responded swiftly to being named and shamed in the campaign group's latest report on hazardous chemical use in the clothing industry by publicly committing to eliminate all releases of hazardous chemicals from its supply chain and products by 2020. Zara's parent company, Inditex, was heavily criticized last week in Greenpeace's new Toxic Threads report, which accused the retailer of selling items contaminated with both NPEs and toxic amines. The firm responded to the report and subsequent protests at Zara stores around the world by announcing it would work with Greenpeace to deliver a "convincing and realistic" detox pledge, and less than a week later published a revamped "zero discharge" pledge committing the company to phasing out the use of a variety of hazardous chemicals by the end of the decade. "Indite...

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