Let’s talk about water stewardship this week!

Let’s talk about water stewardship this week! 1

Author: Liesl Truscott, Corporate Benchmarking, Director Textile Exchange Credit: Chetna Organic, India  Where I grew up in New Zealand and live now in the UK, water has never been something […]

Our Decade for Materials Change

Our Decade for Materials Change 2

Date: August 3, 2021By Liesl Truscott Last Saturday, July 31st, was Earth Overshoot Day.  It’s summertime here in England. Seb, my sixteen-year-old son, is off backpacking today. He’s heading to […]

2021 Ryan Young Climate+ Awards


About Ryan Young From the field to finished products, textile production practices have contributed to the destruction of our fragile atmosphere, altered biodiversity, and affected both the availability and quality of precious water. Recognizing the International […]

Textile Exchange Certifications Impacts by COVID-19

Textile Exchange Certifications Impacts by COVID-19 4

Due to travel restrictions, on-site audits for our standards are not possible in many countries. The Textile Exchange TEam is working with certification bodies to develop solutions to maintain the […]

Leather Impact Accelerator Drop-In Clinics

Leather Impact Accelerator Drop-In Clinics 5

Last January, Textile Exchange launched the Leather Impact Accelerator (LIA), and 2021 is the pilot year for the program. This month the LIA team is hosting a series of Drop-in Clinics […]

Member-only Ask-Me-Anything: March 18

Member-only Ask-Me-Anything: March 18 6

Textile Exchange is launching a series of Ask Me Anythingu2019s (AMAu2019s) on The Hub, exclusively for members. Each quarter, one of our membership community experts will be taking the helm […]

CFMB Program Update: March


March 2, 2021 | By Jessica Garcia Lama, Benchmark Manager Hello there and welcome back to our new monthly CFMB Program update! Last month we encouraged you to join the Hub Community of Companies […]

2025 Recycled Polyester Challenge

2025 Recycled Polyester Challenge 7

Textile Exchange and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action are launching a joint initiative to further spur a shift in the market towards the uptake of recycled polyester […]

CFMB February 2021 Update

CFMB February 2021 Update 10

February 3, 2021 The story so far Hello there and welcome to our new monthly CFMB Update!  If you are not a member yet, please do join our Hub Community of Companies Creating Material Change. Going forward, the CFMB Hub communications will be arranged […]

In Loving Memory: Ryan Young

In loving memory of Ryan Young

Ryan Young | Devoted Husband, Father, Son and Climate Pioneer Ryan Young joined Textile Exchange in October 2017 and became Chief Operating Officer in 2019. Ryan was an integral force […]

Biodiversity Benchmark Launched

Biodiversity Benchmark Launched 12

Why Biodiversity? Why Now? Against the background of the Covid-19 pandemic, forest fires, and increasing evidence of continued dramatic species loss, the importance of biodiversity has never been so clear. […]

Textile Exchange Adds Depth to Senior Leadership

Textile Exchange Adds Depth to Senior Leadership 13

Textile Exchange is adding strength and depth to the organization’s leadership as part of the essential foundation needed to deliver the organization’s 2030 Climate+ Vision. These exciting changes include that […]

2020 Keynote

2020 Keynote 15

a special message from alexandra cousteau Alexandra builds upon the more than 60 years of global name recognition to engage people who expect to hear credible environmental information from the […]