Nowadays sustainability in its environmental, economic, and social dimensions is an aspect that characterizes all product sectors and is increasingly relevant for end consumers; it is a fundamental requirement for the fashion sector, too.

In 2015, UN published the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which is an action program for people, planet, and prosperity. In September 2015, the governments of the 193 UN member states signed up to this program. The agenda includes 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a comprehensive action program with a total of 169 targets or goals that signatory countries have committed to achieve by 2030.

The EU Strategy for sustainable and circular textiles was also approved on 30/03/2022. This is a complex document that addresses many issues and tries to design a path to support the textile and fashion industry towards a real and important transition.

In December 2022 textile companies belonging to Consorzio Detox have adopted a code of ethics based on loyalty and fairness of business and professional relations, but also on the awareness that, in a more responsible and mature industrial system, we must compete with integrity.

Read more about our Code of Ethics