What is Organic Cotton?

It is impossible to imagine a world without cotton products. Our undergarments, outerwear, workout clothing, bathrobes, beach towels, bath towels, kitchen towels, bedsheets, tablecloths, napkins you name it. Although new fabrics are being developed, cotton is never out of fashion. It is timeless, most trusted, and comfortable.

Organic Cotton is The Safest Choice

Cotton is still the number one choice but our good old friend is not that innocent. 100% cotton is thought to be the safest choice, but there are some shocking facts about conventional cotton. For instance, according to Organic Trade Association (OTA), conventional cotton uses 2.03 billion pounds of synthetic fertilizers per year. It also uses 25% of the world’s insecticides and 84 million pounds of pesticides per year.

Conventional Cotton vs Organic Cotton

Unlike, conventional cotton, organic cotton is a safe and healthy choice. It offers all the benefits without the negative side effects of conventional cotton. Organic cotton is grown without the use of toxic chemicals that are harmful to our health and the environment.

Organic Cotton Clothing

In organic cotton clothing, there are no pesticides believed to cause thousands of deaths per year. In clothing made of organic cotton, there is no formaldehyde which is associated with skin rashes, asthma and other skin-related allergies. And more importantly, there are no carcinogenic azo dyes.

Organic Cotton is Eco-Friendly

Organic cotton does not only saves lives but also protects the environment. According to the definition agreed by the National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) at its April 1995 meeting in Orlando, FL, organic agriculture is an ecological production management system that promotes and enhances biodiversity, biological cycles and soil biological activity. It is based on minimal use of off-farm inputs and on management practices that restore, maintain and enhance ecological harmony.

Get in Touch With Us To Order Organic Cotton

Organic Apparel USA, as an organic clothing manufacturer has a mission to raise awareness, educate people about the benefits of organic cotton clothing. Organic Apparel USA works relentlessly with governments, NGOs and trade associations to expand organic cotton production and adoption of sustainable practices. A pioneer in the organic apparel industry, Organic Apparel USA invests heavily in research and development (R&D) to find eco-friendly solutions. We also need the support of industry partners in our quest for a sustainable world. Our goal is to increase organic farming and organic cotton fiber production worldwide.