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Sustainability in the Textile Industry
November 19, 2019 @ 8:00 am - November 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm$1295
Sustainability is a complex topic receiving increasing attention through the textile and apparel supply chain – from raw material used, to processing, to marketing, to end of life concerns. Course content includes key industry related sustainability issues, measurement and reporting standards, certification programs, education, potential paths to reduce impacts, Life Cycle Assessment discussions, and future trends. The course is three days in length with integrated lectures, case study reviews and activities including situational scenarios and mapping of alternative options related to sustainability concerns. The Wilson College of Textiles faculty and students have numerous research projects related to sustainability – from emerging materials to consumer education and preference – to which participants will have access.
- $1295 per person
- $1195 for additional registrants from the same company