Burlington Becomes Bluesign® System Partner

Burlington Industries LLC, a division of International Textile Group Inc., Greensboro, N.C., has
been certified as a partner in the bluesign® system, administered by bluesign Technologies AG,
Switzerland — a third-party certifier of products and manufacturing processes according to strict
environmental, health and safety standards. Burlington’s first bluesign-approved fabrics will be
produced at its plant in Jiaxing, China, which manufactures technical fabrics for active and
outdoor, contract interiors, apparel and other specialty markets.

July/August 2013