Global Recycled Standard

Brands Fashion - GRS Global Recycled StandardFor a sustainable supply chain in textile manufacturing

The aim of the seal is to make the supply chain of textile production more sustainable. It ensures the traceability of materials and environmentally friendly production. The focus is accordingly on the production of the fibres. The intermediate stages of processing and the final product are not controlled. The seal may be used if a product consists of at least 20 percent recycled materials.

The seal focuses on the composition of the materials. Therefore, it cannot be compared with standards which aim to protect the environment or improve working conditions.

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The Textile Exchange is a non-profit organization behind the seal.