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Gap, H&M, Levi's Named "World's Most Ethical" Apparel Companies

Photo by sandr2002/Shutterstock Well, here’s a plot twist we didn’t see coming: H&M, Levi Strauss, and the Gap just made Ethisphere Institute’s “Most…

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Levi Strauss Unveils Dockers "Wellthread" Process for Sustainable Sourcing

On Wednesday night, Levi Strauss disrupted fast fashion by unveiling its Eureka Innovation Lab with the launch of Dockers Wellthread, a product development process and men’s line that…

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Levi's, RISD Collaborate on Sustainable-Design Education

America’s No. 1 denim-maker is working with the Rhode Island School of Design to teach the next generation of designers to incorporate both style and sustainability. Nada…

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Selfridges Muffles Information Overload by "Debranding" Iconic Products

Information overload frazzled your last nerve? Selfridges wants to help you find the “power of quiet” amid the bedlam. The British department store has launched “No…

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Top 7 Eco-Fashion Milestones of 2012 (Vote for Most Game-Changing!)

Feeling nostalgic? Skip back a year for seven of the most ground-breaking eco-fashion stories of 2011… …

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Top 7 Recycled Fashion Designs of 2012 (Vote for the Most Creative!)

We couldn’t include all our refashioned favorites. Drop by our archives for any stories you may have missed… …

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Levi's Commits to Detoxing Its Products, Garment Supply Chain by 2020

Squeaky wheel, meet grease. After a week of relentless campaigning by Greenpeace’s “Detox” initiative, Levi Strauss has finally committed to eliminating all releases…

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Levi's, Major Denim Brands Embroiled in Mexican Water-Pollution Scandal

Levi Strauss may have pioneered the “Water<less” and “Waste<less” lines of denim, but the jean icon is far from a paragon of sustainability, according to a…

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Levi's, Case-Mate Join Will.i.am, Coca-Cola's "Ekocycle" Recycling Initiative

Will.i. am and Coca-Cola’s “Ekocycle” initiative is about to get a lot more crowded. At a private-launch event on Wednesday night, the Black Eyed Peas musician and the…

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Levi's Launches New Waste<Less Jeans Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles

The original blue-jean company is making efforts to turn its iconic garment green. On Tuesday, Levi Strauss announced the launch of “Waste<Less,” an upcoming collection…

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Gap, Levi's, H&M Garment Workers in Cambodia Strike Over Poverty Pay

More than 5,000 Cambodian garment workers failed to reach an agreement with their employers on Tuesday after 11 days of striking. Negotiations between the Coalition of Cambodia Apparel…

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Levi's Employees Worldwide Pledge to Wear Same Pair of Jeans All Week

In honor of World Water Day, Levi’s employees across the globe are taking the plunge: by pledging to wear the same pair of jeans or khakis every day for a week without washing it…

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7 Water-Saving Innovations Employed by the Garment Industry

AIRDYE Simply put, AirDye technology adds color to textiles sans the wet stuff. The patented process system adds PVC-free inks to a paper carrier, then heat-transfers the dyes from the…

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NYC EVENT: Get Your Custom-Fitted Vintage Levi's 501s at Reformation!

Brianna Lance, head designer of Reformation, will be custom fitting vintage Levi’s jeans from March 24 to 25 at the Ludlow St. store. Customers can pick their favorite fit and…

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Levi's, Swans Island Collaborate on Limited-Edition Organic Wool Scarves

From the Swans Island studio in Northport, ME, comes an ultra-edition, très exclusive set of scarves designed exclusively for Levi’s. Handwoven on wooden shuttle looms from 100…

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Levi’s, H&M, Adidas Debut Apparel Made With Eco-Friendly “Better Cotton”

“Better Cotton” isn’t just the stuff of indeterminate pledges anymore. The first apparel products containing the sustainably farmed fiber can finally be purchased from…

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Levi's, Filson Collaborate on Heritage Workwear Made in the U.S.A.

LEVI’S x FILSON We caught a first look at the brands’ new collaboration just last month, and we were thoroughly impressed with the fit and finish of the pieces we saw. The…

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Levi’s Unveils the World’s Oldest Pair of Jeans at Fall 2011 Fashion Preview

OLDIE BUT GOODIE The first pair of riveted denim jeans was patented by Levi Strauss and his partner Jacob Davis in 1872, so this ancient pair of pants isn’t far removed from the…

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