UN Sustainable Development Goals: Reducing the Carbon & Water Footprint Throughout the Supply Chain with OEKO-TEX®

September 15, 2021
12:00 PM ET

The apparel sector is growing fast and with it, its environmental footprint. Around 7% of the world’s total greenhouse gas emissions come from apparel production industry. Therefore, we need committed action to support value chain participants to reduce their carbon emissions and water use. We have made it our mission to enable consumers and companies to make responsible decisions to protect our planet. By integrating a Life Cycle Assessment tool (LCA) into our STeP by OEKO-TEX® certification program we actively support the achievement of the UN Sustainability Development Goals.

In this webinar we will talk about how the tool’s output gives manufacturers, retailers and brands first insights into carbon emissions and water usage at the facility level. It allows them to uncover environmental hot spots and adopt more sustainable practices as a result. Learn more about how the Carbon and Water Footprint tool the evaluation of these key factors and strengthen the trust with end consumers showing it on the product with the label MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX®.