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We’ve been impressed with the continued steps Anvil has taken in the realms of Social Responsibility. Recently we learned that in addition to sourcing transitional cotton and recycled Post-consumer P.E.T. for their cotton / poly blend sustainable tees, they have gone a step further in their commitment to sustainability.
Anvil has now secured carbon offsets via carbonfund.org. While there is some debate about whether carbon offsets are the BEST way to reduce your carbon footprint, we feel that it’s an important discussion to have. Which is why we’re bringing it up here :) .
Given our commitment to responsibly sourced apparel, Anvil as a company endured our due diligence process and difficult questions about their manufacturing practices and conditions before we felt comfortable offering them as an option on Skreened.com.
BEING A RESPONSIBLE CONSUMER
Everyone in entitled to their own set of criteria when it comes to what they will buy and from whom. Some love to buy local, some buy organic, some vegan, while still others consider price and aesthetics or availability when making purchases.
We would like everyone who comes across Skreened to be encouraged to take a thoughtful look at the whole cost to our earth and society when we make a purchase.
For many of us, there is no perfect choice all of the time. But by being aware of the hidden factors surrounding the purchases we make, we can become more conscientious in our quest to build a more sustainable society.
AND NOW, A SLIDESHOW