02 Jul '18, 12pm

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Published on Monday, 02 July 2018 ‘Organic’ shirt from Target made of polyester and rayon Written by John Mowbray Details Tweet MINNEAPOLIS – Department store chain Target is currently removing a range of misleading t-shirts emblazoned with the words ‘100% Organic’ from some of its stores in the US, after it was noticed they were in fact made from a 50:50 polyester/rayon fibre blend. “We have started the process of removing the items from stores,” the company admitted to Ecotextile News , “We’ve also locked our registers for this item, so guests shouldn’t be able to purchase them if they happen to find them in a store.” The move comes after one of our eagle-eyed readers spotted the offending items in a store in Marin City, California. As part of its publicly stated sustainability goals, Target has committed to sourcing only ‘sustainable cotton’ for its owned brand and excl...

Full article: https://www.ecotextile.com/2018070223579/fashion-retail-n...

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