MAKE IT BETTER
At Grown we are conscious of the effects retail companies and their associated energy consumption has on the environment. We will produce clothing with a shared responsibility for our environmental impacts and our own personal values.
ORGANIC MATERIAL & Social responsibility
we recognises that garment manufacturing is one of the most environmentally damaging and harmful industrial sectors on the planet. grown ensures full tractability from seed to garment. we only use 100% certified organic cotton & Tencel® Lyocel in our range.
- No use of child labour
- No use of forced labour
- Safe and healthy working conditions
- Legal labour contracts
- Payment of living wage
- Freedom of association and the right to collective bargaining
- No discrimination against employees
- No excessive hours of work
All the manufacturing facilities are regularly audited for social compliance and are running active monitoring programmes in accordance with standards advocated by the International Labour Organisation, the Ethical Trading Initiative and other international bodies.
AT GROWN WE TAKE OUR ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY SERIOUSLY
grown is proudly governed by the green plan, On the International and National stages the Green Plan has been a proven best practice – Best Green Business Plan Award 2012.
The Green Plan is a proven strategy to help our business reduce its carbon emissions. The concept of the Green plan is to embrace a sustainable approach that will use best practice, forward collective thinking and new technologies. We have used The Natural Step as our definition of Sustainability. Simply put as we humans push to develop and succeed, we are destroying the system that supports us.
PROUD MEMBERS OF 1% for the Planet
1% for the Planet is a global movement inspiring businesses and individuals to support environmental solutions through annual membership and everyday actions. We advise on giving strategies, we certify donations, and we amplify the impact of our network.
tree 4 tee campaign
Every action we take considers our environmental impact first. We really do believe that clothes shouldn't cost the earth! We believe we have an environment that deserves our respect, so we work with a goal to make it better. As such, we run a tree4tee campaign where one indigenous Irish tree will be planted for every t-shirt we create.