Organic cotton, made in Japan
TV Tokyo, on channel 12, had a nice segment tonight about organic wool and organic cotton. It is a big boom in Japan now. The news program showed Avanti, an organic cotton business that started in 1991. It has grown to a company dedicated in organic cotton business, from raw cotton, yarn, fabric and garments. The are even able to export to Europe, because of their wonderful fabrics, according to TV Tokyo.
Avanti clothes are manufactured in accordance with the strict organic guideline of Japan Organic Agriculture Association, a nonprofit organization.
The TV show was careful to explain how organic cotton can be good for babies, expecially if they have atopy or other allergic recations.
Japan Organic Cotton Organization has more information.