Wool experts respond to Higg Materials Sustainability Index

Published:  02 July, 2021
Credit: Tanner Yould

The European Union’s Sustainable Products Initiative is legislation that will establish minimum sustainability and information requirements for products sold in the union, including textiles. Farmers are concerned that wool (and other natural fibres including leather) might fare badly under the new legislation because of the methodology used.

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