Turkish group blasts textile worker exposure to potassium permanganate

Workers suffering from respiratory problems and skin irritation, says advocacy group. A report by textile workers advocacy group, the Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC) has revealed that ‘almost all’ workers using potassium permanganate in denim factories are suffering from skin problems and are at risk of contracting the occupation lung disease byssinosis. The NGO interviewed employees…

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Fire-Dex Donates Decon Bags for Firefighter Safety

Fire-Dex, the firefighter garment producer, has a ‘WE CARE’ initiative which aspires to implement change within the industry. They focus on reducing contamination, heat-stress and avoiding exposure. The initiative covers Medina Ohio and recently publicised they are pleased to start issuing an airtight, single-use Decon bag with each turnout gear purchase to leave the Medina…