COP26: Fashion industry renews climate commitments

Fashion companies have committed to halving their emissions by 2030

Maersk sails ahead with ‘carbon-neutral’ container ships order

They will replace older vessels and are expected to generate carbon savings of around one million tonnes annually

H&M introduces garment-to-garment recycling tech to close the loop

Customers will be able to recycle their old textiles into something new using the retailer’s new machine

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

Former sustainability manager appointed CEO of H&M

The appointment means Helena Helmersson will become the company’s first female CEO

H&M, L’Oreal and Sainsbury’s among 179 corporates named in climate action ‘A list’

Non-profit CDP recognises companies leading on environmental transparency and performance, helping address climate risks and build a future that is zero carbon

Clothing chain turns to pedal power for deliveries

H&M is introducing bike deliveries for online customers in the Netherlands

Sustainability hits the high street with new H&M clothing line

It hopes the range of recycled products will showcase the increasing possibilities of sustainable fashion

Top fashion brands call for a ‘strong’ deal at COP21

The bosses of seven top clothing companies, including H&M and Adidas, are calling for a “strong” deal in Paris to tackle climate change. In a joint letter, also signed by Burton Snowboards, Eileen Fisher, Levi Strauss, Gap and VF Corporation, they stated the effects of climate is “harming the world in which we operate”. “From the […]

H&M shows the style of sustainability

  ELN Chief Reporter Priyanka Shrestha finds out about fashion brand H&M’s green initaitives and its latest ‘Conscious Exclusive Collection’ – all made from sustainably sourced materials. But do consumers care about brands being sustainable? Watch to find out more.