Fashion sustainability links
Patagonia – very detailed analysis of environmental and ethical impact of their business.
Ethical impact – http://www.patagonia.com/eu/enGB/patagonia.go?assetid=67373
Environmental impact – http://www.patagonia.com/eu/enGB/patagonia.go?assetid=9154
Traceability in supply chain – http://www.patagonia.com/eu/enGB/footprint/
Helen Storey – involved in a number of environmental fashion projects.
Catalytic clothing – http://www.catalytic-clothing.com/home.html
Wonderland project – http://www.helenstoreyfoundation.org/wonderland/1.htm
RITE Group – reducing the impact of textiles on the environment
EcoMetrics – household textile environmental impact calculator. Answer a series of questions to assess the environmental impact of the choices you make when you buy, care for and dispose of your household textiles.
Well dressed report – looking at the present and future sustainability of clothing and textiles in the United Kingdom.
Trigema – clothing company with ethical and environmental credentials
Camira Fabrics – Large scale manufacturer of contract fabrics and furnishings. Currently hold the Queen’s Award for sustainable development.
Christopher Raeburn – specialist in deconstructed fabric and clothing re-use.
Anya Hindmarch – I am not a plastic bag environmental credentials.
Biological Stain Commission
- To ensure the quality of dyes through independent testing according to appropriately rigorous chemical and performance criteria.
- To promote cooperation and dialogue among manufacturers, vendors and users of dyes for histochemical applications.
- To educate users of biological stains about sources of reliable dyes and how they might best be used.
- To publish information concerning new or improved uses for biological staining with dyes and related histochemical techniques.