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Puma leads sportswear sector to Detox - Greenpeace

Press release | 21 November, 2014 at 11:28

Berlin, 21 November 2014 – German sports brand Puma today announced an important step towards the elimination of hazardous chemicals from its products and supply chain. In response to Greenpeace’s Detox campaign, the brand has laid out a credible...

Dirty Laundry

Publication | 13 July, 2011 at 3:00

A new investigative report from Greenpeace, 'Dirty Laundry', profiles the problem of toxic water pollution resulting from the release of hazardous chemicals by the textile industry in China. The investigations focuses on two facilities that were...

Dirty Laundry 2: Hung Out to Dry

Publication | 23 August, 2011 at 3:00

Research commissioned by Greenpeace International has revealed that clothing and certain fabric-based shoes sold internationally by major clothing brands are manufactured using nonylphenol ethoxylates (NPEs). NPEs -- which are used as...

Puma winning the race for toxic-free sportswear

Blog entry by Manfred Santen | 21 November, 2014 1 comment

Out of the four big sportswear brands urged to take the challenge and Detox, we can now name the leader of the pack: Puma. Today, the German sportswear brand has announced it really is “forever faster” with an updated commitment...

The scent of chemicals

Feature story | 10 February, 2005 at 0:00

When you buy a gift for a loved one you don't expect that it might come with a dose of harmful chemicals. But if you are buying certain perfumes this Valentine's day that's exactly what you'll get.

Toxins in your TV, poisons in your PC?

Feature story | 22 November, 2004 at 0:00

Toxic chemicals found in products like home electronics are polluting environments across the globe and traces of which are found in most newborn babies. Discover the good companies removing these poisons from their products and pressure the bad...

Important step down the catwalk to toxic-free fashion

Blog entry by Tommy Crawford | 21 November, 2011 2 comments

International fast-fashion retailer C&A today joined with China’s biggest sportswear company, Li-Ning, and Adidas, Nike, Puma and H&M to launch a Joint Roadmap to begin tackling the fashion industry’s toxic pollution problem. ...

Puma leaps ahead of Nike and Adidas in Detox Challenge

Blog entry by Eoin Dubsky | 26 July, 2011 13 comments

Hats off to Puma, the third largest sportswear company in the world, for publicly committing today to eliminate all releases of hazardous chemicals from its entire product lifecycle and across its whole supply chain by 2020. The...

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