Staying cool may still be as simple as what you wear, but to really be on the cutting edge, you should make purchasing choices that make a strong statement about climate change. Your wardrobe may change faster than anything else you own, but does it change the world? It can. The Apparel/Accessories sector has seen notable leadership on climate issues from some companies, and nothing on climate from others. The sector has faced scrutiny on developing-world labor issues for years; the time has come for the whole sector to realize it has an impact on climate change, as well.
The higher the score, the greater the company's commitment to fighting global warming.
Climate Counts use a 0-to-100 point scale and 22 criteria to determine if companies have:
GreenOrder, a leading sustainability strategy firm, provided strategic guidance on the Climate Counts program, assisted in the development of the scoring system, and verified the scoring results for accuracy.
Business has the power to change the world - and you have the power to change business. Is your favorite company STUCK, STARTING, STRIDING, or SOARING? The race is on to address climate change. Look for our simple icons to help you support companies that reflect your values.