Italtex_4sustainability

Italtex SpaID Nr. 4S-100251e-report version 3.0

Marchio 4sustainability con pay off

ITALTEX S.p.A. – Fabrics manufactured in Italy since 1946.
ITALTEX S.p.A. is a leading company in the segment of technical fabrics for fashion and is active in the sustainable production of regenerated nylon fabrics
from ocean fishing nets, fabric scraps, carpet flooring and industrial plastic. The company is specialized in manufacturing greige and yarn-dyed fabrics
made of natural, artificial and synthetic fibres for outerwear, clothing and accessories.
ITALTEX S.p.A. is committed to providing customers with a wide range of yarns, colours, structures and manufacturing solutions
in order to offer them the opportunity to develop a unique tailor-made collection.
Continuous research aims to innovate, expand and make this set of “ingredients” as versatile as possible to boost creativity and innovation.

www.italtex.it

4SUSTAINABILITY® COMMITMENT

Growth and sustainability are the factors for which we want to stand out, founding our strategy on the belief that ethical approach should characterize our business model. We firmly believe there cannot be a long-term economic development without a social and environmental development.
Inspired to and aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations in the 2030 Agenda (SDGs), we’re committed to contributing to the generation of global positive change, assuming a clear environmental and social responsibility.
We do it concretely by joining the 4sustainability® roadmap, making the values and action programs it embodies our own, committing ourselves to starting a virtuous change journey in our business model, through one or more initiatives that we tell in this e-report.

conversion to the use of lower impact materials for sustainable production

this initiative contributes to the following UN Sustainable Development Goals

REPORT ABSTRACT

KPIs and implementation Level will be available for download after the first audit is carried out

IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

the implementation level certifies the status and evolution of the initiative based on 4sustainability KPIs framework

elimination of toxic and harmful chemicals from production cycles in line with the ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme

this initiative contributes to the following main UN Sustainable Development Goals

LAST REPORT ABSTRACT

download the report abstract with the main KPIs collected during the last on site assurance performed; if present, the abstract also includes the ZDHC Foundational or Progressive Level Certificate

IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

the implementation level is defined after the assurance process following the achievement of the protocol’s minimum requirements and is reviewed annually

The company has adopted the ZDHC MRSL for eliminating toxic and harmful chemicals from its processes and the 4S PRSL for raw material control. It has also implemented all the ZDHC CMS TIG requirements on internal and external processes.

CHEMICAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM SCORE

90%

the percentage indicates the overall level reached through the implementation of 4s CHEM protocol requirements

ASSURANCE PROTOCOL

Management System 81%
Material Risk Management 88%
Supply Chain Assessment 89%
Process Management 100%
Output Management 92%

PRODUCTION VOLUMECOVERED BY MONITORED CHEMICAL INVENTORIES

100%

percentage of internal and external production volumes monitored through chemical inventory assessments

EXTERNAL CHEMICAL INVENTORY EVALUATION

chemical inventory compliance percentages by self-declarations and by escalating ZDHC levels

 

WASTEWATER TESTING

ZDHC MRSL parameters following ZDHC Waste Waters Guidelines

wastewater compliance percentage; when in presence of “doesn’t meet requirements” slice, a Root Cause Analysis (RCA) has been performed and uploaded in ZDHC Gateway Waste Waters Module

PRODUCTION VOLUMECOVERED BY WASTEWATER TESTING

100%

percentage of internal and external production volumes whose wastewater has been tested following ZDHC Waste Waters Guidelines

conscious use of resources to reduce environmental impact

this initiative contributes to the following main UN Sustainable Development Goals

 

 

KPIs and implementation Level will be available after the assurance is carried out

IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

the implementation level is defined after the assurance process following the achievement of the protocol’s minimum requirements and is reviewed annually