Facebook Pinterest Search Icon SourcingJournal_horiz Tumbler Twitter Shape photo-camera graph-trend Shape latest-news icon / user

NCTO Asks White House to Keep Factories Open Amid Outbreak

Join the U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol webinar on July 15 at 11 am ET to learn about the findings of a COVID-19 and sustainability survey and how the protocol aids better transparency and reporting.

The national emergency over the coronavirus pandemic has textile manufacturers and retailers asking the White House to clarify what exactly counts as “essential.” U.S. textile and nonwoven associations issued a joint statement Thursday urging federal, state and local governments to deem textile and nonwoven manufacturing facilities as “essential” when drafting “Shelter in Place” orders in…

This content is for Annual and Limited members only. You can read up to five free articles each month with a Limited Level Subscription. Please log in, or subscribe.

Log In Subscribe

More from our brands

Access exclusive content Become a Member Today!