It combines sustainable development and creativity to present eco-friendly and ethical suppliers, legitimized by rigorous selection criteria.
These 75 exhibitors are grouped into 4 distinct categories, easily identified by the different-coloured leaves:
- Green, environmentally friendly materials: Certified organic materials, selected natural and recycle fibers, as well as biodegradable, advanced synthetic fibers
- Blue, environmentally friendly processes: Materials manufactured in accordance with improved methods for dyeing (natural or chemical), finishing, and environmental management
- Brown, social standards: Fabrics produced in accordance with transparent social
standards such as fair trade and observance of labour laws
- Silver: For exhibitors who combine the three previous categories
A selection of these eco-friendly textiles will be presented at the Trends Forum.
See the Sustainable Sourcing Itinerary