Exclusive: GOTS ratifies updated standard

Next month the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) will officially release its latest version of its standard which lifts a total ban on all biocides and certain fabric softeners, allows certain synthetic fabric finishes, prohibits functioning nanoparticles, asks for metrics on water and energy use and sets a date for a transition to post-consumer recycled polyester content.
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Source: Ecotextile News (Tuesday, February 22, 2011)
Thursday, February 24, 2011
Submitted by Andrea Bischof


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