OIA Sustainability Working Group – Sustainability Snapshot
Week of May 29, 2017
Higg Index – TODAY is the absolute deadline for all modules! May 31st is the absolute last chance to post a module. After this date you will not be able to begin or post a module. Email email@example.com with any questions.
Early Payment Option for Renewing your Higg.org Account – Deadline to Opt in: June 2 If you submit payment anytime now through July 31, 2017, you will maintain uninterrupted access to the current Higg 2.0 platform, and your access will run through August 31, 2018 (including access to the new Higg 3.0 platform in early November 2017). The benefits of this option are:
- 3 free additional months of Higg.org access.
- Uninterrupted access to all data and features available on the Higg 2.0 platform, with the exception of starting and posting a new module.
- You will also maintain access to the Higg Product Tools at product.higg.org.
IMPORTANT: If you choose this option, you will need to opt-in by June 2 by sending an email to Nikki Hodgson (firstname.lastname@example.org). All members who opt-in will receive an invoice from SAC in accordance with OIA General or Leadership Member status in June 2017 requesting payment in order to continue access.
Click here for more information on payment options and a detailed FAQ. Contact Nikki Hodgson (email@example.com) if you have additional questions.
Missed it Last Week?
- OIA Chemicals Management Community of Practice Webinar: Best Practices: RSLs and MRSLs, Recording available
- Lenzing: Sustainability and Fiber Innovation Webinar (Hosted by Textile Exchange), June 8, 2017 9:00am MDT Register here.
- CMWG Monthly ‘Community of Practice’ Webinar June 2017: Exposure Matters! Evaluating risks for outdoor industry products, June 20, 2017, 10:00 am MT
- Sustainable Globetrotting: OIA around the world, OIA
- Two New Textile Innovations Aim to Take Circular Fashion Towards the Mainstream, Sustainable Brands
- Industry leaders launch sustainable cotton coalition, EcoTextile News (subscription required)
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