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Gore es elegida OEKO-TEX® “Compañía del Mes” por su programa de sostenibilidad

  04. March, 2015 ,
El 14 de enero de 2015, OEKO-TEX® otorgó a la División Fabrics de W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) el galardón “Compañía del Mes de Enero 2015“por su programa de sostenibilidad. La campaña “Compañía del Mes” de OEKO-TEX® premia a las empresas textiles por su compromiso con la seguridad de los productos y los procesos de […] Más información »

Gore Fabrics reports on social and environmental themes in its “Responsibility Update 2014”

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Feldkirchen-Westerham, 1. July 2014 – In its “Responsibility Update 2014”, W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) provides information for the first time on the progress of its Fabrics division’s social and environmental programme in the financial year that came to a close on March 31, 2014. Gore reports that at the end of 2013, the Fabrics Division became one of the first manufacturers of functional fabrics to eliminate perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) from raw materials.For the first time, Gore also published Life Cycle Assessment data for a functional GORE-TEX® jacket.The company plans to report annually on these themes in future. Más información »

Famed Alpinist Tours Gore Facility

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Extreme alpinist Stefan Glowacz and Bernhard Kiehl, sustainability leader at Gore Fabrics, recently visited the GORE-TEX® laminates manufacturing facility of W. L. Gore & Associates GmbH in Putzbrunn, Germany,to tour the manufacturing plant and share their thoughts about environmental influences and sustainability. Más información »

GORE completes elimination of PFOA from raw material of its functional fabrics

Feldkirchen-Westerham, 8 January 2014 – GORE successfully completed by the end of the year 2013 a project specifically set up to eliminate perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) from all raw materials used in the manufacture of its weatherproof functional fabrics. Más información »

Life Cycle Assessment identifies “durability” as key influencing factor in reducing the environmental impact of functional outerwear

Feldkirchen-Westerham, 12 July 2013 – W.L. Gore & Associates’ Fabrics Division announces the latest findings of its Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). LCA is the global standard for assessing the total environmental impact of a finished product and takes into account all aspects of a product’s ecological footprint including resource and energy consumption, emissions to air, water and land as well as health and ecosystems. LCA is widely used in industry, by governments and NGOs. Más información »

A responsible approach to environmentally sound products: bluesign® approved fabrics from Gore

  23. January, 2012 ,
ISPO 2012 News: For AW’12 Gore offers GORE-TEX® laminates with a “bluesign® approved fabric” certification. Más información »