HONG KONG — Presenters at the Sustainable Textiles Conference couched the environmental impact of manufacturing in dollar terms, emphasizing not only the cost of cleaning up after poor environmental practices, but also the potential cost to brand names.
Putting a price tag on the environmental impact makes more people pay attention, said Reiner Hengstmann, global director of Puma Safe, a social and environmental responsibility department within Puma.
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