Vercace, Jimmy Choo and Michael Kors unveil plans for carbon neutrality by 2025

The fashion group also plans for all plastic packaging to be recyclable, compostable, recycled or reusable by this time

John Lewis launches first sustainable womenswear collection

All fabrics used are made from renewable wood sources or 100% organic cotton

Footwear brand adds carbon footprint labels to products

To measure the carbon footprint, the company says it takes into account materials, manufacturing and end-of-life status

Adidas slashes emissions by 52% since 2015

The sportswear giant reduced water consumption per employee by 37%, domestic waste by 49% and printing paper consumption by 69%

H&M reaches 97% sustainable cotton use in 2019

During the last year, H&M has also collected 29,005 tonnes of garments for recycling and reuse, equivalent to about 145 million t-shirts

Surfdome and Patagonia ride the wave of plastic-free packaging

The new partnership will see the removal of plastic polybags from clothes orders in a bid to decrease lifecycle carbon dioxide emissions and pollution

CHANEL commits to renewable power by 2025

The fashion brand also aims to halve carbon dioxide emissions by 2030 to tackle climate change

Carbon-neutral fashion hits the catwalk with Burberry

The fashion firm’s Autumn/ Winter 2020 runway show will be held in a sustainable venue and will involve the use of clean transport

Sustainable shopper
Less than half of UK consumers seek more eco-friendly products

A new survey reveals a further 41% of UK shoppers who keep environmental impact in mind when purchasing

Global businesses ‘must work harder to source sustainable cotton’

In the latest Cotton Ranking report, which rates the sustainability of the sector, around a third of the 77 cotton-using companies surveyed scored a zero