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Help Us Create Our Benchmarking Tool! We welcome your suggestions and recommendations on these areas and more. Your feedback will be important to the improvement and success of this program. Organic Cotton Round Table 2015 – New Ideas Drive Progress This year’s Organic Cotton Round Table, held in Mumbai, India, was a great success and proved to be the largest and most interactive meeting to date. Additional resources, such as the full slide deck, graphic recording and the event program, are available for download through the OCRT Summary page. Pratibha Syntex Announced Winner Of OCRT Innovation Lab 2015!
Pratibha Syntex as the winner for their project to create an « awakened scientist » in each farmer, promoting independent solution making. Avinash Karmarkar, pictured right, presented this project and kept the room engaged with a range of related props – including the gong you see in this photo! The title of runner-up was awarded to Dibella and PSP India, who teamed up to start a project to turn textile waste from the cutting room floor into environmental and economically-competitve packaging products. Congratulations to all of our finalists, who each inspried us with new and innovative ideas. The Benchmark program allows companies to track their own progress and also relate it to others’ experience and results in four main areas: Sustainability Strategy, Supply Chain, Materials Usage and Sales and Marketing. Each participating company received a customized, confidential Feedback Report, whilst a Sector Report containing aggregated results was released for the wider audience.