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econscious partners with 1% for the Planet
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Mar '09
econscious, experts in supplying certified organic and sustainable apparel to brands worldwide, is excited to announce its retail partnership with 1% for the Planet, a growing global movement of 1074 companies that donates 1% of their sales to a network of 1702 environmental organizations worldwide.

The partnership will allow retailers to offer sustainable apparel and at the same time give back to non-profits through 1% of the wholesale cost. The 1% for the Planet branded apparel line is printed on econscious' certified Organic cotton. Styles include men's and women's t-shirts, hoodies, hats, totes and aprons.

econscious' President, Dale Denkensohn, helped lead Patagonia's conversion to organic cotton in the 1990's and is amongst the pioneers of organic and sustainable manufacturing. According to Mr. Denkensohn, "Our goal is to be the most trusted source for organic and sustainable blank apparel and accessories." Denkensohn continues, "We've been a partner of 1% since we opened our doors and we are committed to raising awareness about the importance of buying sustainable and organic products."

According to VP of Marketing and Business Development of 1% for the Planet, Melody Grote, "econscious is a valued 1% member company and partner." Grote continues, "We admire econscious for their high-standards in certified sustainable and organic products, their recent Global Organic Trade Standard (GOTS) certification, and general dedication to giving back to the community."

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