In 2020, Equator – the Belt Factory™ became the first member of the local fashion (CTFL) supply industry to achieve a Five Star Green Star Certification for Existing Building Performance from the Green Building Council of South Africa.
This is one stepping stone towards the great aspirations we have for our factory and the future of fashion: that of circular economy and carbon neutrality! Whilst these ideals may still be far off for us and the industry at large, we utilise them as our guiding lights to ensure we make decisions that make us better today than we were yesterday!
We don’t claim to be perfect and are aware that sustainability has no end destination. It is rather an ongoing journey which we have broken down into three focus areas: