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There are some fundamental recommendations that global textile and leather companies can implement to address sustainability in the supply chain:

  • Plan a long-term sustainable strategy.
  • Develop a proactive stance and demonstrate willingness to invest in the future by implementing sustainable supply chain practices.
  • Communicate goals throughout all levels of the supply chain and leave no one behind.
  • Bring key suppliers on board and create sample strategy. This step will help you in the scheduling and budgeting process.


Step 5: Correction and prevention measures

UL can provide support in the administration of comprehensive supply chain risk management programs and in the implementation of correction and prevention measures:

  • RSL implementation planning for your entire supply chain.
  • Training employees and suppliers in relation to the responsible procurement of raw materials and production processes.
  • Implementing sustainability services.
  • Substituting dangerous chemicals through more sustainable alternatives.


Contact our experts to implement correction and prevention measures.

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