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Table 5 Higg Index evaluation on manufacturing eco-sustainability of various branded T-shirts

From: Materials and manufacturing environmental sustainability evaluation of apparel product: knitted T-shirt case study

Manufacturing eco-sustainability of various branded T-shirts Answers of questionnaires Score Point Obtained (out of 100)
Brand A Brand B Brand C Brand D Brand E Brand F Brand A Brand B Brand C Brand D Brand E Brand F
Marker/material efficiency % 91 93 95 93 85 82 41(out of 50) 43 45 43 30 24
Garment finish Basic rinse Enzyme wash Basic softener Basic softener Basic softener Acid chemical wash 10 (out of 30) 20 10 10 10 0
Applied graphics and logo 10 cm2 or less 10 cm2 or less 10 cm2 or less 10 cm2 or less 10–100 cm2 100–200 cm2 6.0 (out of 10) 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 2.0
Screen printing size and color 10–100 cm2 and 3 color 10–100 cm2 and 3 color 10 cm2 or less and 2 color 10 cm2 or less and 2 color 10–100 cm2 and 3 color 100–200 cm2 and 5 color 3.0 (out of 10) 3.0 4.0 4.0 3.0 1.0
Total        60 72 65 63 49 27