Increasing the durability and expanding the lifespan of items of clothing by nine extra months could reduce carbon, waste and water footprints by 20-30% each and cut resource costs by £5bn, a new r

The National Green Tribunal on Monday directed the Uttarakhand government and National Ganga River Basin Authority (NGRBA) to give details about the financing of schemes for the ‘Clean Ganga’ proje

A new initiative launched has been launched by WRAP to reduce the carbon, water and waste footprints of the textiles industries across 11 European countries.

KVIC, others develop new spinning wheel to increase output

The spinning wheel for making khadi is receiving a makeover. It can now run on solar power.

Order of the Rajasthan High Court in the matter of Balotra Water Pollution Control & Research Foundation Trust (BWPCRT) Versus State of Rajasthan & Ors. dated 08/10/2015 regarding pollution by textile processing units situated in the town of Balotra and the surrounding areas.

NGT refused to allow Balotara Textile Hand Processers Associations to operate and asked RIICO and Rajasthan Pollution Control Board to respond.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Digvijay Singh & Others Vs. State of Rajasthan & Ors. dated 14/09/2015 regarding pollution caused textile industries in Pali District, Rajasthan. Read full text of the NGT order.

Nature has created excellent technologies around us, and as such, it is the chief mentor to humans on creativity and technology development. Nature uses fibre as a building block – natural structures like wood, bamboo, bone, muscle, etc. all have fibrous structure. Fibre spinning and weaving technologies are available in nature since time immemorial. Nature has also demonstrated sophisticated technologies useful in the development of technical textiles like functional surfaces, camouflage, structural colour, thermal insulation, dry-adhesion, etc.

KOLHAPUR: The state government has decided to take a final call on the proposed textile policy after September 11. The policy is expected to attract investments worth Rs 80,000 crore.

Judgement of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of M/s. Magaarani Dyeings,Tiruppur.Vs. The Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, Rep. by its Member Secretary, Chennai & Others dated 03/09/2015.

Hennes & Mauritz, the world’s second-biggest fashion retailer, is launching an effort to promote recycling as it seeks to cut its environmental impact, boost its ethical credentials and address