(3BL Media) April 12, 2012 - Highlights from the report are
More than 442 000 workers in Bangladesh have been trained on their rights since 2008 by H&M
H&M is the number one user of organic cotton in the world
H&M saved 300 million liters of water in denim production compared to 2010
More than 2,3 million garments were donated to charitable causes by H&M
“We want our customers to feel confident that everything they buy from H&M is designed, manufactured, and handled with consideration for people and environment. The level of social and environmental responsibility we take, places H&M’s sustainability work at the forefront of the fashion industry globally”, says Karl-Johan Persson, CEO at H&M.
“We are proud about the achievements we have made during the year. But we are also aware of the challenges ahead. We strive to be transparent about our progress and the report is an important part of that. There are a number of things that really standout such a