Changes to RWS set to be unveiled in new year

Victoria Nugent
November 30 2023 - 6:00am
The Responsible Wool Standard is being combined with seven other Textile Exchange fibre standards.
The Responsible Wool Standard is being combined with seven other Textile Exchange fibre standards.

Changes to the Responsible Wool Standard criteria will be unveiled early next year, with new environmental requirements for scouring and a relaxation of the ban on poison baiting set to become part of a new standard.

Victoria Nugent

Victoria Nugent

National sheep and wool writer

National sheep and wool writer for ACM's agricultural publications. Former livestock editor for Queensland Country Life. Send your story tips to vnugent@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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