- Yarn, trims (buttons, zippers), dyes, pigments, finishing chemicals, recycled fibers, innovative materials & dyeing/printing technologies
- High sales volume across PLUS Member usage (and the fashion industry)
- Shared material suppliers across PLUS Members
- High potential for integration into circular materials economy
- Unique workstreams in relation to other industry initiatives (no redundancies)
- Provides a solution/alternative to a shared fashion industry challenge
- Balanced portfolio of biological and technical materials
- "Traditional" (easy integration into current supply chain) AND "innovative"