HED 431 Ecology of the Global Textile and Apparel Complex
HED 891B Ecological Analysis of Textiles and Apparel Production and Consumption

Last modified on November 9, 2004
by M. Suzanne Sontag
contact: sontag@msu.edu

Organic Fiber (Cotton & Wool) and Sustainable Agriculture/Development
American Farm Bureau
B.t. Cotton
Citizens Network for Sustainable Development (CITNET)
Cooperative Research Centre for Sustainable Cotton Production (Australia)
Cotton Council International
Cotton Incorporated
First Organic Cotton Conference, 1992 (Visalia, CA)
FoxFibre (links to sources of organic cotton fabrics)
Growing Organic Cotton in Missouri (Union of Concerned Scientists)
IATP Organic Cotton Monitor
Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP)
International Organic Cotton Directory
International Cotton Advisory Council (ICAC) -- click on Common Fund Projects for Cotton
International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM)
International Organic Cotton Directory
International Society for Ecological Economics
Journal of Cotton Science
National Cotton Council of America
National Organic Program--U.S.A.
Organic Cotton Clothing Industry Booming--Ecomall
Organic Cotton Directory - Simple Life
Organic Cotton Exhibit - Simple Life
Organic Cotton News Briefs
Organic Cotton Site - Sustainable Cotton Project
Organic Crop Improvement Association (OCIA)
Organic Exchange
Organic Federation of Australia
Organic Trade Association  -- Organic Cotton Facts
Patagonia, Inc.:  Organic Cotton
PEGS Guide to Pesticide Exposure - Pesticide Action Network (PAN), UK
Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA):  Organic cotton (type "organic cotton" in search window)
The Pesticides Trust
Report on the State of the Nation's [U.S.] Ecosystems (see Ecosystem Measures) - The Heinz Center
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE)
Sustainable Cotton Project - Will Allen
Texas Department of Agriculture - Organic Certification Program
Treliske Organic Wools - New Zealand
UN Commission on Sustainable Development
UN Division for Sustainable Development
UN Rio Declaration on Environment and Development
USDA Agricultural Chemical Usage, browse and select Field Crops (includes cotton)
USDA National Organic Program
USDA National Organic Standards Board
Vermont Organic Fiber Company - Organic Wool Fiber
Vreseis, Ltd (naturally colored organically grown cotton)