Texworld USA- Design with Sustainability in Mind

Tue, Jul 12, 2016 3:00pm - Thu, Jul 14, 2016 4:00pm

“Designed with Sustainability in Mind”

Sustainability starts with design. Learn how to integrate sustainability into every aspect of your line from conception, to finished garment, to a second life. An in-depth discussion about closing the loops on fashion, the tools available to navigate the process, and how to communicate sustainability to consumers. Moderated by Jeff Wilson, Director-Business Value Strategy & Development, Textile Exchange.


Isaac Nichelson, Chief Sustainability & Marketing Officer, Recover Upcycled Textile System

Jerker Ligthart, Senior Chemical Engineer, Chemsec

Lewis Perkins, President, Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute

Kate Black, Founder,