Sustainable fashion

Sustainable fashion2015201420132012201120102009
Number of sustainable garments (millions) (1)Increase2716.312.48.9541
Percentage of sustainable garments (% of total number of garments) (2)Increase42221712.876-
Number of garments made of recycled materials (3)Increase1,450,0001,064,000526,686241,127327,096292,172-
Percentage of garments made of recycled materials (4)Decrease56.54.22.75.86.5-
Number of garments made from BCI cotton (5)Increase5,100,0001,560,000150,00081,453n/an/a-
Number of recalled products (6)Decrease1200060
Comments
(1) The category Sustainable Choice covers garments made in less environmentally harmful materials such as organic cotton, recycled fibres, Tencel and Better Cotton (BCI) and is labelled with "Sustainable Choice" in our stores and at Lindex Shop Online.
(2) Our goal is that by 2020, 80 % of our total collections comes from sustainable sources.
(3) The use of recycled materials reduces the negative impact on the climate compared to the use of new raw materials.
(4) Percentage of Sustainable Choice garments
(5) Lindex first garments made from Better Cotton was sold in 2012.
(6) During 2015, one Lindex products were recalled: A baby vest where the push buttons had not been attached in accordance with Lindex instructions and could fall off. Customers who had purchased the products were informed to return the product for a full refund.

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