Heather KirkDid you know that According to the Organic Trade Association, cotton is the world’s dirtiest crop, partly due to its heavy use of insecticides which pose a significant threat both to the environment and health? What are the main social challenges along he supply chains? What innovative materials are produced and how can we as sustainability professionals and consumers influence the future of this industry?

Heather Kirk, Topic Lead – Textiles & Fashion

Insights

Snapshot: Fashion designers & producers in discussion with conscious consumers

Snapshot: Freitag’s innovative solutions

Snapshot: Hot spots along the cotton production chain

 

Past events

Round table discussion on sustainable fashion, March 2016

Textile innovations: Freitag factory tour, September 2015

Costs of Cotton: Sustainable textile & fashion series kick-off event, April 2015