Lobal Context: Fashion Issues/FabCreation

1, a one page summary of your conclusions from reading the sources. This should not be more than one page.

2, Extract one or two facts or ideas from the EXECUTIVE SUMMARY that you think would be interesting to discuss. Write and post these comment or question. Keep your questions clear.

Organic Cotton? What is organic cotton, and how does it differ, in terms of environmental and social impact from non-organic cotton? What are some of the initiatives that are taking place in fashion world to utilize organic cotton?.

Required Sources: org; bettercotton.org

Lobal Context: Fashion Issues/FabCreation

1, a one page summary of your conclusions from reading the sources. This should not be more than one page.

2, Extract one or two facts or ideas from the EXECUTIVE SUMMARY that you think would be interesting to discuss. Write and post these comment or question. Keep your questions clear.

Transparent Clothing? Many people in the textile/fashion sector feel that one way to make improvements to the environment is to publically share, usually via websites, information about the who, what, where, when, why and how, of the supply chain. How important is that to do? Why? What is involved in being transparent?

Required sources: patagonia footprint chronicles website; honestby.com; 2013/05/09/business/global/fair-trade-movement-extends-to(Links to an external site.) Transparency and SCM.pdf Textile Tale.pdf