The preferred fiber and materials market is growing. The report shows the expansion of recycled polyester, preferred cotton, responsible mohair, preferred cashmere, certified rubber forests, and more. Upon Textile Exchange’s release of the Responsible Mohair Standard in 2020, almost 30 percent of all mohair became certified within the year!
We celebrate this growth. It’s taken a lot of learning and collaborating to get to this point. But even with this growth, preferred fibers still only represent less than one fifth of the global fiber market. That’s not enough. Not in 2021. Not with climate at the brink of major change.
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