Recycled vs. Organic Cotton: Why Recycled Cotton is the Best Choice

Taking sustainability, ethics, quality, and pricing into account, Everywhere’s GRS-Certified recycled cotton beats organic cotton in every category.

Water Consumption + Efficiency

Toxins, Chemicals, Pollution + Health Impacts

Carbon Footprint + Greenhouse Gas Emissions

All of our recycled cotton apparel includes QR-enabled circular technology that allows consumers to return garments to us to be recycled again. A 2023 study found that Take-Back systems like ours can reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 7.3-28.7% (13).

Waste Generation + Recycling

Ethical Labor Practices + Supply Chains

Organic Cotton Responsible Buying + Certifications

Recycled Cotton Responsible Buying + Our Certifications

Cost, Demand + Material Quality