Category: CanopyStyle

ENKA’s CanopyStyle Audit: Low Risk Results Confirmed

Verification audit by the Rainforest Alliance of German viscose filament yarn producer, ENKA, indicates low risk of sourcing from the world’s ancient and endangered forests   Obernburg, New York and Vancouver – July 12, 2018 Today, environmental not-for-profit Canopy and the Rainforest Alliance released independent verification audit results of ENKA’s pulp sourcing. The audit uses a … Continued

ECOTEXTILE NEWS: Tangshan Sanyou completes viscose audit, Canopy reveals

This article was first published in Ecotextile News TANGSHAN – The independently verified audit results of Chinese viscose producer Tangshan Sanyou have been published by environmental non-profits Canopy and Rainforest Alliance. Completing the evaluation puts Tangshan Sanyou considerably ahead of the curve in terms of Chinese viscose producers, with hardly any of its compatriot counterparts … Continued

Tangshan Sanyou’s CanopyStyle Audit: Results Released

CHINA-BASED PRODUCER COMPLETE VERIFICATION BY THE RAINFOREST ALLIANCE ASSESSING VISCOSE RAW MATERIAL SOURCING RISK June 29, 2018. Tangshan (China), New York and Vancouver Today, environmental not-for-profit organizations Canopy and the Rainforest Alliance released the independent verification audit results of Tangshan Sanyou’s pulp sourcing. The company leads Chinese viscose producers by being one of the first … Continued

EARTH.COM: Deforestation for fashion – the cost of rayon

This article was published in Earth.com When you drape a thick fur coat over your shoulders, it’s very apparent you’re wearing the skin of an animal.  But there are other fabrics that are less obvious but commonly understood. If you slip into a silk dressing robe, it isn’t obvious you are wearing a product made … Continued

NATIONAL OBSERVER: Video and article explains link between rayon and endangered forests and species

In this great article and video, journalist Mike Ruffolo explains the link between fashion and deforestation, and lets viewers know what the CanopyStyle campaign is doing to save forests. Canopy’s Executive Director Nicole Rycroft is interviewed about our work. Read the article and watch the video here.

FIBER2FASHION: Rainforest Alliance audits Sateri’s pulp sourcing

This article appeared in Fiber2Fashion Environmental not-for-profits Canopy and the Rainforest Alliance, together with global viscose producer Sateri, have come out with an independent verification audit results of Sateri’s pulp sourcing practices, a process that uses a risk-based approach and requires verifiable evidence to evaluate viscose producers’ progress on their CanopyStyle commitment. The auditors confirmed the termination … Continued

Sateri CanopyStyle Audit: Results Released

   Global viscose producer, Sateri, completes independent verification audit by Rainforest Alliance to evaluate wood pulp sourcing risk   May 21st 2018 – Shanghai, China, New York, USA and Vancouver, Canada  Today, environmental not-for-profits Canopy and the Rainforest Alliance, together with global viscose producer Sateri, are releasing the independent verification audit results of Sateri’s pulp … Continued

Global fashion conglomerate Fast Retailing committed to protecting forests.

Vancouver, Canada. April 26, 2018 – Canopy is thrilled to announce that Japan-based, global apparel group, Fast Retailing, has committed to eliminating its use of ancient and endangered forests as well as advancing conservation solutions in places such as Québec, Canada’s, Broadback Forest. Fast Retailing is the owner of several major apparel companies, including the … Continued

HH Global announces alliance with Canopy

This press release was published by HH Global. London, 25 April 2018 – HH Global, the world’s fastest-growing and most innovative marketing execution partner, today announced its global alliance with leading not-for-profit forest conservation organization, Canopy.  This partnership follows the announcement of HH Global’s fiscal year 2019 Sustainability Targets and aligns with the cornerstone of … Continued

CanopyStyle Follows the Thread

CANOPY LAUNCHES: CANOPYSTYLE FOLLOWS THE THREAD, A NEW VIDEO THAT CONNECTS CLOTHING IN YOUR LOCAL SHOPS TO THE RAINFORESTS OF NORTHERN SUMATRA   Vancouver, Canada. March 21, 2018. On International Day of Forests, explore how forests and fashion are linked with CanopyStyle Follows the Thread, a video from environmental not-for-profit Canopy. This five-minute video, created by … Continued

CanopyStyle: 125 Brands Now United for the World’s Forests

Transformation of the Viscose Supply Chain Underway as 20 New Brands Join the Movement  Berlin, Stockholm, Sydney, Toronto, Vancouver. February 6th, 2018 – Environmental not-for-profit Canopy is thrilled to announce 20 new brand commitments to eliminate the use of endangered forests in their textile supply chain by 2020. With the addition of companies zLabels, MQ … Continued

The Hot Button Issue Report for 2017 – A Ranking of Global Viscose Producers

Canopy’s Updated Global Viscose Producer Ranking: The Hot Button Report Taking stock of environmental progress, performance and expectations Vancouver, November 2nd, 2017 – Today marks the release of the updated and expanded edition of the Hot Button Report, a ranking of eleven viscose and rayon producers that represent 70% of global viscose production. The report … Continued

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