Job Opportunity!

The Responsible Wool Standard is currently undergoing a revision. Alongside this a Responsible Mohair Standard is being developed. The current scope of the standard is focused exclusively on animal welfare and land health. Following stakeholder feedback the revision will explore incorporating social requirements at the farm level. Textile Exchange is looking for a consultant with [...]

By | 2019-06-10T10:05:44+00:00 June 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Draft Responsible Mohair Standard: stakeholder consultation launched + webinar

In response to requests from stakeholders, a draft standard for mohair production has been developed. The Draft Responsible Mohair Standard is based on the existing Responsible Wool Standard which was released in 2016. It is structured around the Textile Exchange Animal Welfare Framework which sets out the principles and expectations that guide and connect the [...]

By | 2019-04-03T14:52:00+00:00 April 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Season’s Greetings from the RWS

As we close out 2018, we would like to thank all of our stakeholders for their dedication, engagement, and support throughout the year. With everyone's help, adoption of the Responsible Wool Standard continued to grow this year, and we look forward to the successes that working together will bring in 2019. For those of you who [...]

By | 2018-12-21T10:29:01+00:00 December 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Accepting Feedback: RWS 2.0 Revision Launch

The Responsible Wool Standard is pleased to announce that we are beginning the feedback process for the upcoming revision of RWS 2.0.In order to prepare for the process, we are asking all stakeholders interested in giving feedback to fill out the below form (or click the button) and submit to us at your earliest convenience.If you would [...]

By | 2018-12-13T14:29:18+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

RWS Brand Survey – Your input is needed!

We are currently collecting responses for our Responsible Wool Standard Brand Survey. If you are brand or a retailer that is using wool, we would be interested in your input! The survey will only take 5-10 minutes to complete; your feedback will help us plan for the upcoming revision of the RWS as well as [...]

By | 2018-08-21T14:14:24+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Asia-Pacific RWS Update Meeting

Please join us for our next Asia-Pacific region Responsible Wool Standard update meeting on: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Hong Kong 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Sydney 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Auckland Add the meeting/joining details to your calendar by clicking here, or use the link provided below to join the meeting [...]

By | 2018-08-10T18:25:39+00:00 August 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

4- Part RWS Brand Training Mini-Series

We are excited to invite you to participate in the RWS Brand Training Mini-Series, a 4-part webinar series on the Responsible Wool Standard (RWS) for brands and retailers where we will break apart the many essential elements of the standard and give a 45-minute in-depth look at each topic. You are welcome to attend all [...]

By | 2018-03-19T19:29:05+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Training, Uncategorized|