Weekday jeans have been made from organic cotton since 2015. Right now, 90% of all our cotton products are made with organic or recycled cotton. Our goal is for all cotton in our range to be organic or recycled by 2020.
Why is organic cotton better than the conventional one?
- It’s grown without chemical pesticides and fertilizers, protecting farmers and the environment.
- It requires 62% less energy to be produced (Textile Exchange report 2016).
- Overall 46% less climate impact compared to conventional cotton (Textile Exchange report 2016).
Organic cotton is cotton grown without the use of chemical pesticides and fertilizers – and no genetically modified organisms (GMO). According to Textile Exchange report 2016, choosing organic cotton means 46% less climate impact compared to conventionally grown cotton. All organic cotton products have been certified by independent certification bodies.