With the rise of climate change and water scarcity, it has become increasingly important to find ways to reduce our environmental impact. What many people don't realize is that their every day purchases can have a direct effect on the environment -- and, if done correctly, a positive one!
Forests are the lungs of this planet; inhaling carbon and exhaling oxygen. But our forests are disappearing at an alarming rate. Many people don’t know that there is a certification that guarantees that the wood they purchase was responsibly sourced and will help sustain the environment.
Conventional cotton is considered the dirtiest crop on earth. It consumes 16% of the world's insecticides and requires $2 Billion in pesticides each year. Pesticides and insecticides used in cotton production contaminate the soil we use to grow crops, the air we breathe, & the water we drink.