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Fashion Titans Chanel, H&M Sign Pact to Curb Environmental Damage

  • Goals set out for use of renewable energy, disposable plastic
  • Industry contributes to carbon emissions and pollution
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Fashion giants including Nike, H&M, Armani and Chanel have signed onto an agreement intended to curb the apparel industry’s environmental impact.

The pact, spearheaded by Gucci-owner Kering and a French environmental ministry, is one of several private-sector accords set to be unveiled as President Emmanuel Macron prepares to host the G7 summit, which takes place this weekend in Biarritz, France.