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Transforming Fashion Sustainability: Green Story Now Accredited by SAC as Higg FEM Verifier

May 8, 2023
Data & transparency
Green Marketing

Green Story is excited to announce that we have been accredited by the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) as a verifier body for the Higg Index Facility Environmental Module (FEM). This accreditation allows us to verify supplier's Higg FEM scores and validate sustainability sourcing as per SAC's Higg protocol. 

The Higg FEM is an important tool used by companies to measure the environmental impact of their operations and supply chain. It helps companies identify areas where they can reduce their environmental impact, improve sustainability, and operate in a more responsible way. By partnering with Green Story, businesses can now have their Higg FEM scores verified and validated by an accredited verifier body. This also furthers our capabilities lifecycle assessment capabilities as we can verify facility data.

Green Story is proud to be the first platform of its kind to achieve this verification. With only 58 verifiers in the world, this is a truly unique achievement. We are excited to bring this service to our clients and help them achieve their sustainability goals.

To achieve this accreditation, Green Story had to meet the rigorous standards set by the SAC. Our Chief Sustainability Officer, Dr. Kannan Muthu, played a key role in the process. Dr. Muthu is an experienced Higg FEM Verifier, both as a General and Chemical Specialist Verifier, and has been working with the SAC since the beginning of Higg FEM from V1. Under his leadership, Green Story is building a team of experienced and qualified verifiers across the globe.

Our team is committed to providing the highest quality verification services to our clients. We understand that businesses have unique sustainability goals and challenges, and we work closely with them to tailor our services to their needs. By partnering with Green Story, businesses can gain a deeper understanding of their environmental impact and identify areas where they can improve their sustainability, especially with our new LCA platform.

At Green Story, we are passionate about sustainability and believe that businesses have a crucial role to play in creating a more sustainable future. By providing verification services for the Higg FEM, we are helping businesses take a more proactive approach to sustainability. We believe that this will lead to more sustainable practices, a reduced environmental impact, and a more responsible way of doing business.

We encourage businesses to take advantage of our verification services and partner with us on their sustainability journey. Our team is available to answer any questions and provide more information about our services. We are committed to supporting our clients in achieving their sustainability goals and making a positive impact on the environment.

Green Story's accreditation as a verifier body for the Higg FEM is a significant achievement that highlights our commitment to sustainability. We are proud to be the first platform of its kind to achieve this verification and to offer this service to our clients. By partnering with Green Story, apparel businesses can take a more proactive approach to sustainability, lifecycle assessment and make a positive impact on the environment. We look forward to continuing to innovate and lead the way in sustainability in fashion.


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