Tag : Mary Creagh
MPs quiz Boohoo on union recognitionSubscription
The chair of the environmental audit committee (EAC) has written to Boohoo to demand answers from the company as to why it has not yet recognised trade unions.
How can fashion achieve ‘net zero’?Subscription
The government this month outlined plans for the UK to legislate for net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, but this week it rejected industry-backed recommendations including those on reducing emissions. Where does that leave the fashion industry?
The government has rejected all recommendations made by the environmental audit committee’s report on the sustainability of the fashion industry.
Sustainability has been a key theme in the fashion industry over the last 12 months but hosting the first ever Drapers Sustainable Fashion event last week highlighted how widespread the ambition is for fashion businesses to move towards a greener future.
Mary Creagh, chair of the House of Commons environmental audit committee, has said sustainability should be top of the fashion industry’s agenda, and a fundamental requirement for business.