The future success of Heathcoat Fabrics comes from proactively finding responsible ways to manufacture our products. We foster a culture where sustainability permeates through everything we do.

We are committed to exploring how products and business practices can address global challenges. Believing in careful management of energy, waste, chemicals and natural resources is vital to securing a prosperous future for our company. The business is dedicated to going a step further by continuously striving to improve the environmental credentials of our supply chain.

Progress towards a sustainable future

  • Our goal is zero waste to landfill
  • Investing in training our employees so everyone is collectively building up our green culture
  • We pursue environmental sustainability by working to eliminate waste through site-wide processes
  • Developing ways to maximise the efficiency and longevity of our products
  • On average, 75% of the electricity we use in the manufacture of our textiles is generated on site through a combination of our Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant, solar and hydro schemes
  • Committed to purchasing imported electricity from renewable sources
  • Where possible pursuing textile development around the use of recycled materials
  • Reviewing the environmental impact of our raw materials
  • Developing sustainable solutions through greener chemistry. Progress has been made in moving from C8 to C6 fabric treatments
  • Making time to educate local students on the importance of working in a sustainable way
  • Collaborating with suppliers and customers to ensure an ongoing reduction in packaging waste