Environmental labelling for apparel

With enhanced consumer awareness about green and increasing consumer aspirations to purchase apparel with low environmental impacts, eco-labels have taken center-stage as they provide a quick and reliable method for the consumer to ensure that she or he is buying a sustainable product.

Stakeholders

Digital solution providers for textiles industry

EHS professionals

Energy management professionals

Entrepreneurs

Marketing or sales professionals

Vital Stats

How does it work?

Ecolabels are seals of approval given to products that are deemed to have fewer impacts on the environment than functionally or competitively similar products.

Sustainability benefits


Eco-labeling could significantly shape end-user purchases of sustainable apparel, thus driving the production of more sustainable textiles and apparel.
 

Highlights/USP

There are both international as well as regional and country specific eco-labels already available for textile and fashion products.

Stage of commercialization

Early-stage of commercialization

Types of professionals who can improve the solution

Supply chain managers, IT solutions providers, Marketing managers

Specifically relevant to any geography?

Decarbonization Potential

Moderate

Value Chain

Apparel or accessories , Packaging , Retail , Product use ,

Web Resources

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