The SAC’s Higg Materials Sustainability Index (Higg MSI) is the apparel industry’s most trusted tool to accurately measure the environmental sustainability impacts of materials.
Using the Higg MSI
This easy-to-use tool offers several ways to improve the sustainability of materials used in production.
Assess materials to
Improve the sustainability of your customized materials using data from the 80 base materials available in the Higg MSI. Select better production processes for achieving your company’s material specifications.
Compare materials to make better choices
Evaluate materials side by side to understand environmental tradeoffs between options.