Measuring Cotton Consumption

Here you will find guidance and requirements on how BCI Members calculate their total annual cotton fibre consumption.

Why do I need to calculate my annual cotton fibre consumption? What happens if I miss the deadline for submissions? We answer all of your questions in this FAQ.

Retailer and Brand Members can find a quick step by step guide to cotton recalculation here.

Measuring Cotton Consumption

BCI Conversion Factors and Multipliers

BCI is providing revised and more detailed conversion factors and multipliers to be used in calculating total annual cotton fibre consumption.

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Measuring Cotton Consumption

Requirements & Guidance

These Requirements & Guidance set the expectations for consistent and accurate measurement and reporting of total annual cotton fibre consumption to BCI by Retailer & Brand Members.

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Measuring Cotton Consumption

Technical Supplement

This supplement is a technical guide to help Retailer & Brand Members gather and analyse data related to their cotton consumption and to improve the quality and consistency of information submitted to BCI.

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Measuring Cotton Consumption

BCI Cotton Calculation Tool

An optional tool for Retailer & Brand Members to use in order to calculate their total annual cotton fibre consumption.

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Measuring Cotton Consumption

BCI Five-Year Sourcing Scale Up Tool

A tool to help Retailer & Brand Members budget for membership and volume-based fees in relation to their Better Cotton sourcing targets.

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Measuring Cotton Consumption

BCI Annual Cotton Consumption Submission Form (Excel File)

Retailer & Brand Members submitting data to BCI must complete and include this Submission Form.

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