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Leading the textile, leather and footwear industries towards zero discharge of hazardous chemicals

The Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Programme takes a holistic approach to tackling the issue of hazardous chemicals in the global textile, leather and footwear value chain. Learn more about our roadmap here. 

Our goal is to eliminate the use of priority chemicals by focussing on the following areas: Manufacturing Restricted Substances List (MRSL) & Conformity Guidance, Wastewater Quality, Audit Protocol, Research, Data and Disclosure, and Training.

Learn more about our work by clicking on the icons below, or start your journey here. 

Contributors

  • Signatory Brands

    adidas Group
    Benetton Group
  • Burberry Group PLC
    C&A
  • Coop Switzerland
    Esprit
  • F&F
    G-Star Raw C.V.
  • Gap Inc.
    H&M
  • HUGO BOSS
    Inditex
  • Jack Wolfskin
    Kering
  • L Brands
    Levi Strauss & Co.
  • Li Ning
    M&S
  • New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc.
    NIKE, Inc.
  • Primark
    PUMA SE
  • PVH Corp.
  • Value Chain Affiliates

    ADEC Innovations
    American & Efird LLC
  • Arvind Limited
    BRACHI TESTING SERVICES
  • BRITACEL SILICONES
    Bureau Veritas Group
  • Coats
    Covestro
  • DR. PETRY TEXTILE AUXILIARIES
    Everlight Chemical
  • Hubei Color Root Technology Co., Ltd.
    ICEC - The Quality Certification Institute for the Leather Sector
  • INT International Group
    Intertek
  • Jinji dyes
    JINTEX Group
  • Lanzhou Ketian
    MAS Holdings
  • PolyOne
    PrimeAsia Leather Company
  • SGS
    Siam Pro Group of companies
  • Stahl
    Sustainable Down Source, A Division of Down Décor
  • TFL
    Transfar
  • TÜV Rheinland
    TÜV SÜD
  • UL Consumer & Retail Services
    Yorkshire Chemicals
  • Zhejiang Longsheng Group Co.,Ltd
    Zhejiang Runtu Co., Ltd.
  • Zhejiang Wanfeng
  • Associates

    Association of the German Sporting Goods Industry
    Association TEGEWA
  • Business Environmental Performance Initiative (BEPI)
    C&A Foundation
  • China Textile Information Center (CTIC)
    ETAD
  • German Fashion Modeverband Deutschland e.V.
    OEKO-TEX®
  • Seri.co by Centro Tessile Serico
    Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)
  • Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC)
    The Fiber and Textile Chemicals Technology Division – A Division of the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)
  • TTF
    UNIC

News

The Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Programme is pleased to announce the appointment of five new Board Directors of the ZDHC Foundation. ...

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Today, seven companies commit to the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Programme, a collaboration of leading textile, leather and footwear...

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Recycled Claim Standard 2.0 and Global Recycled Standard 4.0 have both been revised and re-released with significant updates.

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The ZDHC Programme, today releases the MRSL Conformance Guidance, a manual for the entire industry that provides indicators of a product’s MRSL...

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