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Uzbek Cotton

Uzbek Cotton

For RCC`s landing page on Responsible Sourcing, please click here.

Retailers are concerned about the usage of Uzbek cotton in the supply chain due to the usage of forced and child labour, as well as severe environmental impacts. More context is available here. Here are some of our recent actions.

North American industry responses to proposed MOUs to purchase cotton from Uzbekistan (October 2013)

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