36 major brands pledge to achieve sustainable cotton by 2025 by The Good Shopping Guide | Oct 20, 2017 | Ethical Shopping Blog | 0 comments From 13 to 36, as more global brands sign a sustainable cotton communique. In total, as it stands, these 36 brands that have so far signed up represent some of the biggest and most renowned clothing and textile companies. The list includes ASOS, EILEEN FISHER, Greenfibres, H&M, IKEA, Kering, Levi’s, Lindex, M&S, Nike, Sainsbury’s, F&F at Tesco, Woolworths, Adidas, A-Z, BikBOk, Burberry, Burton Snowboards, Carlings, Coyuchi, Cubus, Days like This, Dressmann, Hanky Panky, House of Fraser, Indigenous Designs, KappAhl, Kathmandu, Mantis World, Otto Group, prAna, SkunkFunk, Timberland, Urban, Volt and Wow. All of these brands have pledged to use 100% sustainable cotton by 2025. According to the Fairtrade Foundation press release: This initiative recognises several existing standards as delivering sustainable cotton: Organic, Fairtrade, Better Cotton Initiative (BCI), Cotton Made in Africa and recycled cotton certified to an independently verifiable standard such as the Global Recycled Standard (GRS) or the Recycled Claim Standard (RCS). In addition, CottonConnect’s REEL programme and code provides a starting point for businesses aiming for greater sustainability in their cotton supply chain. Read more. See how the world’s fashion brands rank and compare on the ethical index.