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Sustainable Fashion Summit 2021

Changing the Paradigm for Sewing Thread Solutions

Our Head of Sustainability, Andrew Morgan, gave a keynote address titled "Changing The Paradigm For a More Sustainable Textile Supply Chain" on 26th May 2021 at 11:15 CET.

Global Sustainability Certifications

Our session focused on:

  • Current business models within the industry and how things are done
  • Why we need to change the current way of doing things
  • Challanges about circularity in the textile industry
  • As Coats, our role for changing the paradigm of sewing thread solutions for a more sustainable model
  • Understanding the relevance to the composition of a garment and the opportunity this presents

Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Coats joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Coats has become a member of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation Network, which develops and promotes the idea of a circular economy

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Sustainability tree up building

Sustainability Report 2021

We have published our Sustainability Report covering key sustainability performance data

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Denim Campaign

Pioneering a Sustainable Future

Coats’ new strategy has built on the strong sustainability foundations laid in the past, and has accelerated the company towards its ambitious targets.

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Ambas water

Coats commits to achieving net-zero emissions

Coats has committed to set science-based emissions reduction targets, across the entire value chain.

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Sustainability Certifications

Restricted Substances List (RSLs)
Coats Sustainability Water Treatment Sustainable Growth Factory machinery
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Better Cotton Initiative (BCI)
Global Recycle Standard (GRS)
Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS)
Cotton Field Plastic bottle recycling Global recycled products
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