In late November, together with Sustainable Textile Solutions (STS), RESET launched a new service platform called Clean Production Group (CPG). Simply put, CPG offers high quality, standardised energy, water and chemicals performance improvement services to manufacturers in major Asian sourcing markets. Together with STS, we have already delivered solutions to over 500 Asian factories over … Continue reading Introducing RESET’s new service platform– the Clean Production Group
Businesses are facing increasing pressure to account for the environmental impacts associated with their manufacturing process, driven by growing stakeholder expectations– from consumers, business, civil society, and governments– as well as a recognition that regulatory compliance is no guarantee that products have been manufactured responsibly.
At RESET we started 2018 optimistic that Higg FEM 3.0 would conjure up much needed impetus to a sector seeking to reduce the environmental impacts of manufacturing at scale. However as FEM recently beat out the trade war and the IPCC special report to win RESET’s 2018 ‘most likely to induce office profanity’ award, our … Continue reading Small steps in the right direction
The Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) brought the Higg FEM 3.0 to market this year. I wrote a review of the Higg Index Facilities Environment Module version 3– its technical name– back in November of last year, saying that a quality execution of Higg’s ‘great idea’ was critical to its success. Higg FEM is an industry … Continue reading Revisiting Higg
Welcome to our new website. After 9 years in business we needed not just a new website but also an updated perspective. Our old mission, developed in 2009, was focused on the idea that companies could reduce their footprints commercially. We were trying to address the widespread perception in many Asian
Back in 2012 RESET worked with Hong Kong’s Central Textiles to conduct one of the first factory assessments using the Sustainable Apparel Coalition’s Higg Index Facilities Environment Module (FEM). Higg is a tool designed to standardise and benchmark environmental reporting of apparel factories so that we end up