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Steering Groups are our expert community that drive the TSA’s efforts in representing the laundry industry. Currently, there are four ongoing expert groups in the areas of Health & Safety, Standards DevelopmentApprenticeships and Energy Efficiency

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This Steering Group has been responsible for making several invaluable resources and guidance available for the textile services industry in the UK and worldwide.

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Standards help us deliver consistent quality across all our operations. This Steering Group currently monitors and develops the standards that are relevant to the textile services industry.

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Textile Care Operative Standard was first approved by the Institute for Apprenticeship in 2018. TSA’s Trailblazer group leads the way in ensuring that the apprenticeship scheme remains updated and delivered with highest quality training and assessment.

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Laundry operations by design enable a circular economy. The industry has come a long way in optimising and fine-tuning the processes and operations. This group’s aim is to develop a roadmap for net zero targets and a wholesome approach to everything sustainable in the laundry industry.