1% for The Planet is a global movement whose members contribute at least one percent of their annual sales to support environmental causes. Anyone can make a difference.
The Global Organic Textile Standard is recognized as the world's leading processing standard for sustainable production of textiles made from natural fibers from organic farming. It guarantees that the entire textile supply chain has met the environmental and socially responsible requirements. From the non-use of harmful chemicals in the cultivation of silkworms, to the production (dyeing, weaving, printing, finishing and labelling) of the fabric in ethical work conditions.
The Organic Blended Content Standard and The Organic 100 Content Standard (OCS) applie to any non-food product containing 95-100 percent organic material. They verify the presence and amount of organically grown materials in a final product and track the flow of the raw material from its source to the final product. Only material from certified organic farms is accepted to the OCS.
Standard 100 by OEKO-TEX is an international label for textiles tested for harmful substances. It stands for customer confidence and high product safety. If a textile article carries the STANDARD 100 label, you can be certain that every component of this article has been tested for harmful substances and that the article therefore is harmless for human health.
The Global Recycled Standard is an international standard that ensures the traceability of the recycled materials and verifies their composition. It also sets requirements for production in order to reduce harmful effects on humans and the environment throughout the whole supply chain.
Forest Stewardship Council certification ensures that products come from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.
The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification is an international, organization which promotes sustainable forest management. It is considered the certification system of choice for small forest owners.