FACTORY NAME: SEAZON
LOCATION: FOSHAN, CHINA
Why we love them: Seazon is one of the largest denim mills in the world. We have been working with them for many years as one of our biggest denim suppliers due to their proactive approach on factory-wide sustainability initiatives and extraordinary labor practices. Seazon is committed to manufacturing the most premium denim with the least environmental impact through technology and innovation.
Solar Panel Energy: Season uses solar panel energy with a Solar Photovoltaic Power Generation System.
Clean indigo dying and water saving technology: Through use of DyStar Indigo Dyes (cleanest indigo on the market), and water saving/recycling technologies, Seazon reduces water use by 70%, and reduces energy use by 60%. Through an intelligent waste-water recycling system, more than 80% of waste-water is reused. Waste-water from dyeing and finishing is recycled through biological process. Treated waste-water is nearly indistinguishable from waters of natural origin and is re-used in production.
Certifications: ISO14001 CERTIFICATION (international standard that specifies requirements for an effective environmental management system), OEKO-TEX Standard100 Certification (textiles and fabrics are certified free of harmful chemicals), WRAP CERTIFICATION (safe, lawful, humane and ethical manufacturing)
Fabric finishing: Use of fabric finishing equipment that reduces water consumption by 200,000 tons annually, and reduces sewage discharge by 15% annually.