Corporate Social Responsibility Series: How we approach Environmental Sustainability

Corporate Social Responsibility Series: How we approach Environmental Sustainability

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Port Roque values and strives for excellence in all forms of Corporate Social Responsibility. As a core part of CSR, Environmental Sustainability is top of mind with the COP26 conference occurring this month and world leaders turning their attention to the topic at hand.

Fashion production is unfortunately a large player in the global climate crisis. Fast fashion is responsible for 10% of global carbon emissions, relies on excessive use of water sources and pollutes rivers and streams. The production is only half of it; the waste management (85% of all textiles go to the dump each year (UNECE, 2018) is also sub-par.

Port Roque battles this by working with environmentally sustainable brands that understand the value of Slow Fashion and the impact their production has on the world around us.

Read more about some of our brands who shine as Sustainability leaders:

When you buy Bahama Mama at Port Roque, you’re buying sustainable pieces made from recycled materials and an eco-friendly digital printing process that reduces water usage and is chemical-free. 

Bahama Mama strives to use environmental best practices in all their productions.

Buy a bag, plant a tree!

When you buy Michelle Daccarett bags at Port Roque, a tree is being planted. You are also buying a sustainably sourced oak purse that are hand-carved and hand-painted. These purses are woven by artisan head of household women in Colombia.

 

Port Roque is committed to promoting sustainable slow-fashion brands that know how to provide stunning high-quality looks while maintaining the environment and a clean supply chain.

 

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