ASTM WK40718

    New Guide for Standardization of Sustainable Textile manufacture

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    Developed by Subcommittee: D13.40 | Committee D13 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK40718

    1. Scope

    Eco-labelling Concept: Eco-labelling of Textile and Apparel products based on Sustainable performance of the product and its standing as per the point grading system that includes: Social & EHS Compliances Sustainable best-design and -manufacturing practices and reduction measures Economic sustainability This concept is open to innovation in the above arenas and recognizes the same on demonstration.

    We believe that ASTM must have this Guide ready and available for a singular global guide for Brands, Manufacturers, Retailers Consumer groups and Students to refer to and follow.


    Keywords

    GHG Emissions ,water, foot print, consumer, brand, recycle, waste, management

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    01-31-2013

    Technical Contact:
    Jayanti Mishra

    Status:
    Draft Under Development