Did you know that fashion is the second most polluting industry on the globe after oil? We take this very seriously at Doc Cotton and are determined to minimise our impact on the environment and on society. Our pledge to you is transparency, sustainable-sourcing and innovation, whilst always delivering a quality product.
At Doc Cotton we want to minimise our impact on the environment, empower our employees and produce high quality, personalised garments that are built to last. We are leading the backlash against disposable fast fashion…
Dare to see some scary facts about Fast Fashion....
The fashion industry is the world’s second largest polluter.
Clothes made from polyester can take 200 years to decompose.
The average American generates 37kg of textile waste each year.
The average item is worn just 6 times before being disposed.
95% of clothes sold in the UK are manufactured abroad.
17-20% of all industrial water pollution resulted from textile dyeing and finishing.
There are 8,000 chemicals used in textile production processes.
85% of unwanted clothes end up in landfills rather than being recycled.
The average textile worker’s daily salary in Bangladesh is just $2.
WE'RE MAKING A DIFFERENCE
We firmly believe that the best fashion is personalised, unique and sustainable and are doing our best to fight back against Fast Fashion and protect the planet.