Donating clothes saves water and CO2

Donating clothes saves water and CO2

Simple action, multiple benefits

The ERIKS employees make sustainability and innovation happen. Here's how they're doing it at ERIKS Shanghai China.

When one simple action has multiple benefits, you know you’re doing the right thing. ERIKS Shanghai employees collected their unwanted clothes to donate to people in need. It’s a powerful way to strengthen society – but that’s not all it did.

ERIKS Shanghai employees

Not many people know, that manufacturing 1 KG of clothing 3,6 KG of CO2 is emitted and 6,000 liter of water is consumed. So by collecting 71.5 kg of clothing to be re-used or recycled, ERIKS Shanghai saved 257.4 KG of CO2!




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