The REEL Linen Code of Conduct is the first global code on linen sustainable production developed by CottonConnect and Kingdom Holdings Limited. The Code draws on the experience of experts in Europe and China, as well as the great practices of ﬂax producers in France, to understand the sustainability challenges in the ﬁeld.
The REEL Linen Code of Conduct consists of two parts: farming and processing, and outlines areas of good practice for traceability, quality, social and environmental impacts. Linen produced according to the REEL Linen Code will be traceable to farm.
1.General good management practices
2.Field management (farm only)
3.Nutrient management (farm only)
4.Crop protection (farm only)
5.Chemicals and other hazardous substances
8.Air quality, greenhouse gas emissions and waste management
10.Human rights and labour conditions
11.Health and safety