Princess Mary of Denmark has been speaking about its potential to transform the fashion industry, as part of the Big Apple’s week dedicated to advancing sustainable practices.
The good news for business is that sustainability and profits go hand-in-hand. Accenture valued the circular economy at $4.5 trillion in a report last year. The guide compiled by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) in collaboration with Accenture, urged CEOs to “seize the USD$ 4.5 trillion opportunity the circular economy represents”.
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H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary of #Denmark emphasizes the opportunities for #CircularEconomy to improve the textile and fashion industry´s environmental, social and ethical impact. However, to embrace this, the industry must make a joint effort as a whole #ClimateWeekNYC pic.twitter.com/QYssPEXIlk
— State of Green (@stateofgreendk) September 25, 2018