This everyday-weight T-shirt from Patagonia is made with organic cotton, so it uses 84% less water and creates 16% less CO2 than a conventional cotton T-shirt in its manufacture. Fair Trade Certified™ sewn.
The shirt is garment washed for softness and to reduce shrinking, with taped shoulder seams for more comfort and fit retention.
- Materials: 4.6-oz 100% organic cotton jersey
- Fair Trade Certified™ sewn
- Original art: Geoff McFetridge and Patagonia
- Country of Origin: Made in India
- Weight: 153 g (5.4 oz)
PROVENANCE AND ETHICS
Patagonia was founded by Yvon Chouinard in 1973, the company's roots are in clothing for rock and alpine climbing, but they now produce a diverse mix of apparel targeted towards skiers, snowboarders, surfers and climbers. Patagonia are a world leader in creating ethical, sustainable clothing.
Fair Trade Certified - Patagonia pay a premium for every Fair Trade Certified item that carries their label. That extra money goes directly to the workers at the factory, and they decide how to spend it. The program also promotes worker health and safety and social and environmental compliance, and encourages dialog between workers and management.