THE HIGHEST STANDARDS, TO MEET YOUR HIGHEST EXPECTATIONS
We focus on enhancing fabric performance through continuous development in advanced technologies.
These innovative techniques and processes are also carefully implemented with respect for the environment. This approach runs through all aspects of our manufacturing – including fibre selection, weaving and dyeing, and finishing.
Sustainability is a key factor in this. So our R&D departments – and production engineers – constantly work towards the minimisation of waste and toxic substances. This includes an emphasis on sustainability. For example, the introduction of greener alternatives in raw materials and greater use of renewable energy sources.
The bluesign® system is the solution for a sustainable textile production. It eliminates harmful substances right from the beginning of the manufacturing process and sets and controls standards for an environmentally friendly and safe production. This not only ensures that the final textile product meets very stringent consumer safety requirements worldwide but also provides confidence to the consumer to acquire a sustainable product.
Specifies requirements for a quality management system where an organization needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide a product that meets customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. It also aims to enhance customer satisfaction.
Sets out the criteria for an Environmental Management System (EMS). It maps out a framework that a company or organization can follow to set up an effective EMS while ensuring products and processes that are environmentally safe.
It provides assurance to company management and employees as well as external stakeholders that environmental impact is being measured and improved.
The standard offers organizations the opportunity to become more resilient against energy costs and availability, by managing and reducing energy use and costs.
ETSA’s mission is to promote the textile services industry and the interests of member companies, in cooperation with national textile services associations from across Europe.
Companies within this group are committed to providing services for a healthy and safe workplace, while maintaining the greatest possible concern for the environment.
UKFT is the leading authority for skills and training in our sector, working with employers to define skills gaps and priorities and developing industry-led solutions. They are also a passionate supporter and champion of UK manufacturing, encouraging best practices and innovation while fostering a long-term sustainable environment for companies to thrive.
They are the most inclusive British network for fashion and textile companies, bringing together 2,500 designers, manufacturers, agents and retailers to promote their businesses and our industry in the UK and throughout the world.
Pincroft are OEKO-TEX certified. The Oeko-Tex standard regulates and controls the use of harmful substances in textile production. Approval under this standard ensures fabric poses no risk to human health and will provide ‘skin friendly’ clothing.