A capacity building program for BRANDS Fashion, focusing on the ‘Environment Management for Brands’ Supply Chain’ organized by Reed Consultancy, Bangladesh, was held on 31 October 2022 at Six Seasons Hotel in the capital. 57 participants from 29 factories where 17 have wet processing facilities attended the program.
This capacity-building program covered: Climate challenges, policy, goals, actions, National Chemical Management requirements, Technical sessions on Chemical Management, Best practices on Chemical Management, Recent trends in green chemistry, new development and, Sustainability from Environmental Perspective.
„The Sustainability of Fashion is not limited to disclose the transparency of supply chain; but it is really beyond supply chains taking all responsibilities from cradle to grave of any product. Beside the use of sustainable raw material, air, and water pollution due to processing, disposal of solid waste, energy sources, energy consumption and workers’ health and safety in the whole supply chain should be also main focused.“
Dr. Masud Rana, Sustainability Department BRANDS Fashion
Shamim Ahmed, Group Manager, CSR & Sustainability, Triton Textile Ltd Md. Anwarul Islam, Consultant-Sustainability of Reed Consultancy Bangladesh; Dr. Mohammad Abbas Uddin, CText FTI, Asst. Professor and Head Department of Dyes and Chemical Engineering (DCE), Bangladesh University of Textiles Dr. Masud Rana, Brands Fashion; Dr. Shoeb Ahmed, Prof. Dept of Chemical Engineering, BUET; Rashadur Rahman, Momtex Expo Ltd; Gundolf Klaehn, Head of Environment, GIZ Textile Asia spoke at the capacity building program.
Many thanks to Reed Consultancy which organised this capacity building program for us.