Sustainable Apparel Workshop

Start: Friday, August 24, 2012
Venue: San Diego, California
Country: United states
Description: Various exercises will allow attendees to begin implementing alternatives right away into operations through awareness and knowledge, while being primed for future sustainability strategy.

The main content of the workshop will include:
• Overview on the impacts of the apparel industry, socially & environmentally
• Sustainable Materials – detailed descriptions on organic, recycled & cellulosic
• Responsible Processing – dyeing & finishing
• Ethical Manufacturing
• Product Integrity, Transparency, Certification & Labeling
This workshop is especially designed for attendees involved in:
• Buying, Sourcing & Production
• Design
• Fabric and Garment Development
• Marketing and Communication
• Educators for fashion and design


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