We are very pleased to announce that our co-founder, Nin Castle, will be contributing to the Circular Fashion Partnership event, Policy Gaps and Opportunities for Circular Fashion in Bangladesh, on 16 June 2021.
Hosted by Global Fashion Agenda, in partnership with Reverse Resources, BGMEA and P4G, the event will present the opportunities and discuss identified barriers to accelerating the transition to a circular fashion business model in Bangladesh.
Register for the free online event here: https://bit.ly/3x5JhiJ
Over 30 renowned fashion brands, manufacturers and recyclers are collaborating in a new initiative to capture and reuse textile waste in Bangladesh.
Global Fashion Agenda today announced the participants of the Circular Fashion Partnership, including the global brands Bershka, Bestseller, C&A, Gina Tricot, Grey State, H&M Group, Kmart Australia, Marks & Spencer, OVS, Pull & Bear, Peak Performance and Target Australia. The Circular Fashion Partnership is a cross-sectorial project led by Global Fashion Agenda, with partners Reverse Resources, The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) and P4G, that aims to achieve a long-term, scalable transition to a circular fashion system*.
Post-consumer waste has been under central discussion of the circular economy in fashion industry for the last 5 years. Same time, RR team has been mainly working on building statistics and data to estimate the volumes of industrial waste from fashion production. Any public data about this matter is globally unaccessible. However, based on the research we’ve done mapping out the post-industrial waste in 20 countries, we can make some estimates.
Great thanks to Intellecap to put together such a great illustration of the problem. Looking forward to run a pilot in India to demonstrate RR solution to the full extent!