Organic cotton (EcoCotton) is produced with minimal waste of resources, 75% solar energy, 0% water consumption, 0% chemical products and 0% CO2 emissions.
The cold facts
The environmental savings per 1 KG EcoCotton produced are:
3485 liters of water
6.77 kWh energy
What are the benefits of organic?
Organic cotton farms reduce pollution, conserve water, increase soil fertility, and use less energy. Farming without synthetic pesticides is also better for birds, animals as well as people who live close to the area. Organic cotton is made from natural seeds, uses less water than regular cotton and there is no use of pesticides or other harmful chemicals. For the people who produce organic garments, sustainable fashion also means better working conditions and fairer pay. As a result, SupCare Conscious cotton products are safer for the skin, contributes to a cleaner planet and better working conditions.
Your personal benefits
Because organic clothing is not grown with the use of chemical pesticides and fertilizers, it’s better for you, as the consumer. Your skin is the largest organ on your body, and it absorbs what it’s exposed to. If you are aware of the health benefits of organic foods, you might not want chemicals to be rubbed into your body through your skin.
Organic materials are often hypoallergenic due to the chemical-free production, so they’re good to your body, especially if you’re someone with sensitive skin.