ZDHC – Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals

Founding Year: 2015

Staff: 9


Frank Michel (Executive Director)

A worldwide apparel industry group of 160 brand and suppliers that is working toward widespread implementation of sustainable chemistry. Its presenting itself under the slogan ‘Roadmap to Zero’ and aims to reinvent how products are made, “making safe chemicals the norm to create long-lasting change”. Their mission is to “enable brands and retailers in the textile, apparel, and footwear industries to implement sustainable chemical management best practice across the value chain; through collaborative engagement, standard setting, and implementation, we will advance towards zero discharge of hazardous chemicals.”




ZDHC – Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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