Sustainability of textile, apparel & fashion industry

Figure 2: MA Jabbar, Managing Director, DBL Group

Green production methods save $4.67 million every year for DBL Group

DBL Group, one of the leading garment exporters in Bangladesh, embraced green methods in a big way and is now reaping the benefits. According... Read More
Figure 1: Chief guest of the stakeholder’s day Engr. Kutubuddin Ahmed, Chairman, Envoy Group was receiving crest from Faruque Hasan (Sr. Vice President, BGMEA) and Prof. Nizamuddin Ahmed (Vice Chancellor, BUFT).

‘SMART’ project to find out sustainability hot spots in the life cycle of t-shirt...

BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology (BUFT) has organized a seminar titled on “Minimize the lifecycle footprint of textiles” to introduce the sustainable market... Read More
Figure 1: C&A’s first class T-shirt and recycle procedure.

C&A launches Gold level Cradle to Cradle Certified T-shirts

For C&A, a T-shirt is more than garments, it can be called to action too. At first glance, they may appear to be regular... Read More
Figure 1: Officials from German Development Association (DEG) and Classical Handmade Products (CHP) at Nilphamari, Bangladesh.

Handmade Selvedge denim from Bangladesh is creating highest standards of environmental and social sustainability

Recently Hessnatur, an organic brand from Germany together with the partners German Development Association (DEG) and Classical Handmade Products (CHP) has introduced high quality... Read More
Figure 1: A woman is using Retained Heat Cooker.

Bangladesh setting example in using ‘Retained Heat Cooker’ made of waste cloth and cock...

Owing to increased energy cost and environmental sustainability issue, scientists are trying to provide sustainable energy saving solutions in every aspects of life. Households... Read More
Archroma made its debut at the Première Vision 2017 expo in Paris from 19-21 September with its Color Atlas system. The Color Atlas by Archroma is a system that includes a ‘physical library’ of 4,320 color swatches, in six volumes. A mobile-friendly Color Atlas Online offers features such as “color-on-the-go”, which allows users to capture an image using a smartphone, and identify the closest Color Atlas shades with the possibility to purchase a color sample instantly.

Archroma highlighted Color Atlas library and Sustainability in Paris

Archroma is a well-known supplier of innovations advancing sustainability in the industry - from award-winning Earth Colors dyes and Smart repel, Hydro water repellent... Read More
Figure 2: Training sessions also held regular basis on fire safety.

Fire drill for ensuring fire safety

As a part of ensuring safety and security, Giant Group organizes regular fire drills. The latest of such was held on August 23, 2017... Read More
Figure 1: The letter acknowledged the progress Bangladesh has made but still push for further engagement from international watchdogs.

BGMEA offers new platform ‘Shonman’ to replace Accord & Alliance, pressure from international bodies...

Europe based bodies continued to put pressure on Bangladesh to accept different foreign interventions to improve working condition and labor laws implementation condition. The... Read More
Figure 1: There are many opportunities of waste minimization in textile indsutries.

Waste minimization in textile industry

Abstract There have been ever-increasing efforts to somehow arrange manufacturing processes in such a way that they incur minimal damage to the environment.Waste minimization is the... Read More
Figure 1: Circular Fashion is bringing back tons of used garments in as new fast fashion products reducing solid waste.

C&A promoting circular fashion to add more good to the world

The concept ‘circular fashion’ was first invented and used in 2014 by Dr. Anna Brismar, Head and Owner of Green Strategy and Felix Ockborn,... Read More

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