Exploratory analysis of sustainability involvements among the apparel companies affiliated with Sustainable Apparel Coalition

dc.contributor.author Diddi, Sonali
dc.contributor.author Lee, Young-A
dc.date 2018-10-22T13:23:39.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T05:30:12Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T05:30:12Z
dc.date.issued 2013-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>Apparel industry contributes significantly to the amount of pollution and ecological hazards through the manufacturing of yarns, fabrics and apparel in ways that use a considerable amount of non-renewable energy, harmful chemicals and natural resources, thus contributing to environmental degradation (Hethorn & Ulasewiz, 2008). To address plaguing sustainability concerns apparel manufacturers are increasingly introducing sustainable products that support social and environmental initiatives as well as consumer demands for the same are on a steep rise (Ratneshwar & Mick, 2005). Little is known from a research perspective of different sustainable strategies that the apparel industry devises.</p>
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dc.relation.ispartofseries International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) Annual Conference Proceedings
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dc.subject.disciplines Fashion Business
dc.subject.disciplines Fashion Design
dc.subject.keywords Apparel industry
dc.subject.keywords environment
dc.subject.keywords sustainability
dc.subject.keywords sustainable apparel coalition
dc.title Exploratory analysis of sustainability involvements among the apparel companies affiliated with Sustainable Apparel Coalition
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