SAVE WATER CHALLENGE. Pure Waste Textiles Aims to Save 100 Million Liters of Water by Year's End. Pure Waste Textiles has launched a new Save Water Challenge to get companies to participate in reducing their water consumption.
As its T-shirts are made from 100 percent recycled textile waste, no new cotton needs to be grown. This translates as a saving of 2,700 liters of water for every Pure Waste T-shirt produced, according to the team. So far the company has saved over 23 million liters by producing its eco-friendly shirts as opposed to typical manufacturing processes. Now Pure Waste is encouraging forward-thinking companies to buy their T-shirts and help be part of the solution.
“This is a perfect water saving story for your company to share,” the firm says. . + Save Water Challenge + Pure Waste Textiles. Tonlé, Cambodia's Largest Ethical Apparel Brand, Employs Zero-Waste Principles. Cambodia-based eco-fashion brand Tonlé are all about zero-waste production.
They are currently the largest ethical apparel brand in the country, offering fair wages and a secure working environment since 2013. Their motivations stem from what they refer to on their website as the “enormous global problem” of excess waste material when factories value profit over the environment. From the get-go Tonlé decided to make this waste fabric their main component in their designs. Around 90% of their materials are recycled from factories and 10% are from sustainable suppliers with the aim of having a minuscule environmental footprint and maximum social benefit. They say that through their production methods they save 22,046 pounds of materials from ending up in landfills, in comparison to the average manufacturer.
As well as using sustainably sourced materials, the garments are made by hand using natural dyes and printmaking techniques. . + Tonlé on Kickstarter + Tonlé. Eco-Fashion Brand Made in Spain. REBECCA MIR GRADY. INKKAS® Shoes - Handmade in South America - INKKAS® Shoes - Handmade in South America. Eco-Friendly Swimwear. THIS IS NOT JUST FASHION. 100 Ethical Fashion Choices - From Worn Leather Loafers to Charitable Eco Labels.
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