Partnership Initiative Wastewater starts

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01.07.2020

Partnership Initiative Wastewater starts

Today, the Partnership Initiative Wastewater starts with a planned term of two years. The Initiative continues the successfully completed Partnership Initiative Chemical and Environmental Management Despite the current challenges caused by COVID 19, 13 members of the Textiles Partnership have joined forces, including companies, associations and the Federal Government.

The common goal is to work on the establishment of a sustainable wastewater management within the textile supply chain. In the long term, this will reduce negative environmental impacts in the producing countries, lower the concentration of hazardous chemicals and prevent the use of harmful substances in textile production.

Detailed information, an overview of the modules and a factsheet on the new Partnership Initiative can be found on the detailed page.Please also find the press release on the launch of the new Partnership Initiative.

If you have any questions about the new Partnership Initiative Wastewater or would like to participate, please do not hesitate to contact Rahel Lemke.

These members are part of it:

ALDI Nord, ALDI SÜD, Bluesign Technologies, Brands Fashion, Bundesverband der Deutschen Sportartikel Industrie (BSI), EDEKA-Verbund, F3 Fashion Cube, German Environment Agency (Umweltbundesamt - UBA), Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung - BMZ), KiK, Oeko-Tex, Takko, Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC).

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