Fashion’s narrative, particularly surrounding cotton, has been entangled in a web of half-truths and misconceptions. Transformers Foundation first sought to illuminate these issues in our initial report, and now, recognizing the evolving dynamics and the imperative of accurate information, Transformers Foundation is presenting an updated report with the latest data and context.
Cotton: A Case Study in Misinformation | Updated with the latest data
In this paper, readers will:
– Be provided with the best available data and context to replace misinformation
– Dive into an updated analysis on production, pesticide use, water usage, as well as fertiliser use which was not previously covered in our original report.
– Understand the complexity of resource use decision farmers have to make
– Rethink the way we source our cotton
Join us in rethinking the way we source cotton.
Cotton Unspun: Data, Context and the Future of Sourcing
This panel brings together key experts in the cotton industry to explain the pitfalls of our industry’s current methods of cotton sourcing, and paint a new picture of the way the fashion and apparel industry sources cotton. You will learn: the importance of contextual data and its implications, as well as how we can transform our approach to cotton sourcing to become better partners to farmers.