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SDG Decoded: SDG #12 – Responsible Consumption & Production

As we found with Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) #6 in the first installment of SDG Decoded, SDG #12 – Responsible Consumption & Production – is among the most crucial priorities within the denim community.

Determined to undo decades of harmful production, today’s designers and makers are creating with a conscience, mindful of both the small and large impacts their work can have on the planet and the people within it.

Carved in Blue talked to Closed, Tejidos Royo, Calik Denim and Anuhba Industries to learn how they’re making progress on this front—and how much they have accomplished.

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This article is one of a series on Rivet from Lenzing’s Carved in Blue denim blog. From conversations with the experts behind the mills that make some of the world’s most-wanted denim to the global brands bringing novel denim made with TENCEL™ Lyocell and Modal branded fibers to the market, Carved in Blue shares the stories of those whose roots run deep with denim. Visit