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Supply Chain Integrity - Introducing Farm to Yarn, Traceable Organic Cotton With Social and Environmental Benefits

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Volcom, in partnership with the social enterprise CottonConnect, is launching Farm to Yarn – a socially conscious raw materials initiative in India that features certified organic cotton that’s traceable back to the program’s farmers and that provides social and professional education programs for the farmers and the women in the farming villages of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, where the cotton was sourced.

PACT | ORGANIC Launches First Fair Trade Certified™ Line of Organic Cotton Clothing at Target

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BOULDER, Colo., June 14, 2016 /3BL Media/ - PACT | ORGANIC, makers of premium organic and Fair Trade Certified™ basics, announced its launch in 460 participating Target locations across the United States. Available now at Target and Target.com, PACT | ORGANIC men’s undershirts and boxer briefs will be the first of their kind to bear the Fair Trade Certified™ label.

Bard MBA to Host Live Podcast - 98% of All Clothes Are Made Overseas

The Bard MBA's Sustainable Business Friday's Podcast with Eric Henry, Founder of TS Designs
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ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, N.Y., February 3, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The Bard MBA in Sustainability  will host a live discussion, "Certifying Sustainability and Transparency in Local Economies" with Eric Henry, President of TS Designs, on the dial-in podcast, Sustainable Business Fridays, Friday, February 5th, at 12pm EST. 

Anvil's 2012 Interim CSR Report -“Growing Into the Future”

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January 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Anvil’s 2012 Interim CSR Report, “Growing Into the Future,” presents the company’s progress and results for the 2011 fiscal year with regards to Anvil’s three CSR pillars: social, product and environmental responsibility.

Anvil Knitwear Joins Forces with Farm Aid at Annual Benefit Concert to Support US Family Farmers

Anvil provides 10,000 t-shirts from its eco collection in continuing support of annual benefit concert
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Anvil provided 10,000 t-shirts from its eco collection, which are made with organic cotton grown in accordance with the USDA National Organic Program standards, for annual Farm Aid concert on September 22nd at Hersheypark Stadium, PA, featuring live performances by Farm Aid board members – Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews – and others. Proceeds from t-shirt sales will support Farm Aid’s programs.

Visit Farm Aid's Action Center and check out Farm Aid concert gear donated by Anvil on sale here. Visit www.FarmAid.org to learn more about the organization and their work.  

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Anvil provided 10,000 t-shirts from its eco collection, which are made with organic cotton grown in accordance with the USDA National Organic Program standards, for annual Farm Aid concert on September 22nd at Hersheypark Stadium, PA, featuring live performances by Farm Aid board members – Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews – and others. Proceeds from t-shirt sales will support Farm Aid’s programs.

Visit Farm Aid's Action Center and check out Farm Aid concert gear donated by Anvil on sale here. Visit www.FarmAid.org to learn more about the organization and their work.  

H&M Report: Workers' Rights in Bangladesh; Banorte Named to "Top Ten Companies to Work For" in Mexico - CSR Minute for April 19, 2012

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsibility news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

H&M Receives Gold Medal for Sustainability Work

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H&M has been awarded with the gold medal in the survey "Sustainable Retail Company 2011" by the renowned German consumer initiative "Verbraucher Initiative".

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H&M has been awarded with the gold medal in the survey "Sustainable Retail Company 2011" by the renowned German consumer initiative "Verbraucher Initiative".

Anvil Knitwear Named by Textile Exchange as One of the Top Ten Organic Cotton-Using Brands and Retailers

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Textile Exchange (formerly Organic Exchange) recently announced the top ten organic cotton-using brands and retailers. Anvil Knitwear is proud to be among that list.

H&M Ranked as the Number One User of Organic Cotton Worldwide 2010

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H&M was the biggest user of organic cotton worldwide last year according to Textile Exchange, a global organisation designed to promote the growth of organic cotton and producer of the Global Sustainable Textiles Market Report each year.  The report provides the organic cotton and sustainable textile market with estimates for the preceding year, while identifying trends and market leaders and providing market projections for the year to come.

 

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H&M was the biggest user of organic cotton worldwide last year according to Textile Exchange, a global organisation designed to promote the growth of organic cotton and producer of the Global Sustainable Textiles Market Report each year.  The report provides the organic cotton and sustainable textile market with estimates for the preceding year, while identifying trends and market leaders and providing market projections for the year to come.

 

Anvil Knitwear Unveils 'Message From Earth: Organic Matters' Digital Short at Farm Aid: 25 Growing Hope for America Concert

“Message from Earth: Organic Matters” Digital Short Latest in Anvil’s Consumer Education Efforts to Support Organic Cotton Farmers
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) NEW YORK, NY -  October 06, 2010 - Anvil Knitwear, a leading manufacturer of sustainable apparel, premiered a digital short at Farm Aid 25: Growing Hope for America Concert at Miller Park in Milwaukee on October 2, as part of its sponsorship of the event. The thought provoking video educates consumers about the impact of pesticide use on the environment and farmers and encourages consumers to support organic farmers.

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