Current Campaign: The Responsible Economy
The Responsible Economy, Patagonia's new environmental campaign, challenges the assumption that an economy based on growth and increased consumption is necessary for prosperity.
The Footprint Chronicles®:
Our Supply Chain
Check out our newly revamped Footprint Chronicles®. Its goal is to use transparency about our supply chain to help reduce the adverse social and environmental impacts of our products.
Becoming a Responsible Company
We can’t pose Patagonia as the model of a responsible company.
We don’t do everything a responsible company can do. Here, we tell you how we came to realize our environmental and social responsibilities, and then began to act on them.
Common Threads Partnership
Our Common Threads program has grown. Now more than just a recycling program, it’s our next step in reducing consumption, getting the most life out of existing gear, and sharing what we discover in the process.
Environmental Grants and Support
We give 1% of our sales to support environmental organizations around the world, funding at the grassroots level in countries and communities where we have people on the ground.
Responsibility in the Supply Chain
Here’s what we’re doing to make sure Patagonia products are produced under safe, fair, legal and humane working conditions throughout the supply chain – and some background on how we got to where we are today.
Patagonia Environmental Initiatives 2013
Read about our environmental efforts over the past year, including a list of all Patagonia grant recipients.
We work hard to source materials and use processes that are less harmful to the Earth without compromising quality. We currently use e-fibers – environmentally-conscious fibers – in a number of our products.