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1. (WO2018089777) GARMENT LIFE CYCLE TRACKING SYSTEM AND METHOD

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/089777    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/061081
Publication Date: Fri May 18 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Nov 11 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: G06Q 10/08
Applicants: ECO CULTURE MANUFACTURING CORP
Inventors: PAULINE, WiNima
Title: GARMENT LIFE CYCLE TRACKING SYSTEM AND METHOD
Abstract:
A garment life cycle tracking system utilizes a Radio Frequency Identification, RFID, device to retrieve life cycle data about the garment, The RFID device may be scanned by an interactive device, such as a mobile phone, and the RFID identifier may be used to retrieve data from a database, such as through a website interface, A mobile phone or other computing device may have an application software that interfaces with the database or website. Life cycle data may include date of manufacture, former locations of purchase, date of purchase, cost of garment, date of return of garment, type of garment and the like. A customer may track a garment after returning a garment to see when and where the garment is subsequently purchased. This system may promote recycling of garments and reduce the environmental impact of garment production.