Textiles and Sustainability
One Earth, eight billion people and counting – generations to come! SUSTAINABILITY! It benefits everyone and everyone has a role in it. Textiles, like water, food, and shelter, are a basic need of humanity. Sustainability in textiles is multifaceted and there are opportunities at every stage of the life cycle of textile materials. A comprehensive approach addressing all aspects of textiles from origin to manufacture to use and post life considerations are needed for maximum impact. How do we address such a challenge?