OEKO-TEX® Detox

Laredo
27/11/2020
Estação de Tratamento de Efluentes
26/11/2020

OEKO-TEX® Detox

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DETOX TO ZERO by OEKO-TEX®️ is a verifying system developed to serve the established criteria by Greenpeace DETOX campaign, on the chemical products removing which are potentially dangerous to textile industry supply chains.

Covolan Denim® is the only company in Brazil that manufactures denim, serving the DETOX TO ZERO by OEKO-TEX®️ requirements that follows MSRL (Manufacturing Restricted Substance List), a list that presents the international limits for restrictive chemical components on productive processes. With the initial objective of being just a limited chemical products management campaign and textile industry environmental accordance, the DETOX TO ZERO has contributed for the expansion of social and environmental performance efforts, when counting on public support and concerning about river´s water pollution and its impacts on people health.

Confirming that, with DETOX TO ZERO, OEKO-TEX®️ supplies to textile products manufacturers, an easy and useful tool of analysis and evaluation, which generates transparency and use control of dangerous substances.

DETOX TO ZERO by OEKO-TEX®️ evaluates, audits and elaborates reports such as:

- The conformity of effluents and sludge according to Manufacturing Restricted Substance List (MRSL);
- The conformity of chemical products used at companies according to MRSL;
- An embracing management, focused on environment and chemical products impacts.

Some of the advantages that Covolan Têxtil® offers when obtains DETOX TO ZERO by OEKO-TEX®️:
• Availability of an efficient tool to communicate Greenpeace and other ONGs the requirement situation of detox already served by our supplies chain;
• Optimization and continue monitoring of chemical products management for our textile production;
• With the embracing analysis of MRSL, the possible identification of dangerous substances in our residual waters, what regularly is avoided when practicing the elimination of toxic chemical products and also on preventive handling of dangerous substances;
• With the certifying installation of STeP by OEKO-TEX®️ production, we have started to integrate DETOX TO ZERO, verifying, auditing and continually improving of our productions´ manners related to social awareness and other sustainability criteria.

Ecological Value: With DETOX TO ZERO by OEKO-TEX®️, Covolan Denim® certifies the obtention of the control and ensures the non-use of toxic substances in our productive processes, and so, neither harms the environment nor human beings.

Covolan Denim®.