In 2014 we released our report “Valuing our clothes” detailing how organisations can reap the economic and environmental benefits of a more sustainable clothing and textiles industry:Read "Valuing our clothes"
By reducing carbon, water and waste from the clothing supply chain, organisations can minimise their exposure to resource risk or scarcity, develop fresh revenue streams and gain reputational benefits from reducing their environmental impact.
WRAP is taking action to unlock these benefits for both organisations and their supply chain.
The Sustainable Clothing Action Plan (SCAP) is a collaborative framework and voluntary commitment to deliver industry-led targets for reducing the use of resources in the clothing industry.
Developed by a steering group of major retailers, brands, recyclers, sector bodies, NGOs and charities, SCAP enables organisations at all levels of the clothing and textiles industry to work together to measure and reduce their environmental footprints.Read more
WRAP has developed a number of resources that organisations can use to create economic and environmental value from re-use and recycling of common commercial and household textiles.Read more
WRAP is encouraging organisations to communicate with consumers about how they use, repair and recycle their clothing, through our Love Your Clothes campaign.Read more
Working collaboratively WRAP and partners are creating a circular approach to fashion across Europe through the European Clothing Action Plan (ECAP), an EU LIFE project.Read more
WRAP is pioneering new and innovative Resource Efficient Business Models with its work on REBus, an EU LIFE Project.
Since the inception of the SCAP 2020 Commitment in 2013, WRAP has worked with over 80 organisations to reduce water impacts by 12.5% per tonne of clothing and cut carbon impacts by 3.5% per tonne of clothing.
By joining WRAP your organisation can realise the untapped value in the clothing you make, use or sell.
Work with WRAP to reduce your carbon, water and waste footprints by signing up as a supporter or signatory of the SCAP 2020 Commitment.Learn more
WRAP's Clothing Knowledge Hub showcases new initiatives, processes and technologies that can reduce the environmental impact of clothing.Learn more
Gain the latest market knowledge with our market situation reports, detailing the current state of the commercial textile and fibre markets.Learn more
Get expert guidance on how to make clothing more sustainable, with WRAP's sustainable clothing guide.Learn more