Vietnam Only Wants Facilities That Use Clean Technology

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Sourcing Journal reported today that Vietnam turned down foreign textile investments worth millions, opting only for companies using clean technology.

Are the times a-changin’?

Mai Hung Dong, director of Binh Duong Planning and Investment Department, said “The added value that textile and garment projects can bring to the locality is smaller than the losses they cause to the environment.”

Planet over profit? Now we’re talking.

Read the full article on Sourcing Journal.

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