Textile industry is a unique combination of growth, development and export performance. This identity is now been checked and challenged. Today’s consumers are more socially aware of the purchases that make impact on their health and surroundings. Consumers prefer products that pose no threat either to themselves or the environment.
This trend has been extended to textile and apparel products. Products involved are those having potential for direct and prolonged skin or oral contact.ATLABS can assist textile manufacturers in re-evaluating the entire life cycle of their products with the intent of minimizing hazards to humans and the environment at every stage, from manufacture to disposal. The concern is because of the anthropogenic sources of pollution. Green parties today insisting upon the manufacturing, processing and disposal of textile products as per environmental norms.
ATLABS can test to the following hazards for textile and apparel products:
The commercial decision in global business now depends on how much conscious we are in protecting our environment. So, there is a wake-up call for the textile industry.