ORGANIC

 

You'll notice some of the lines are G.O.T.S certified, meaning that they meet the Global Organic Textile Standard. 
Milkbarn

Milkbarn

Kickee Pants

Kickee Pants

Finn + Emma  GOTS Certified

Finn + Emma GOTS Certified

Finn + Emma is "a balance of stylish and sustainable, classic and contemporary, whimsical and sophisticated.  Boring designs and toxic chemicals are a thing of the past while modern colors, fresh prints and deirloom quality construction are abundant." The "toys and apparel are made from 100% G.O.T.S. certified organic cotton and eco-friendly dyes.  Toys are hand-knit or made from untrated wood."

Silkberry Baby

Silkberry Baby

Welcome to Silkberry Baby®, where cute, trendy and comfortable baby gear, is made of eco-friendly and sustainable fabric for baby and toddler. All our natural theme-inspired clothing and accessories are designed by Vancouver moms in Canada. The boutique looks of the products are made of luxuriously soft bamboo rayon, organic cotton or recycled polyester and are every mom’s and baby’s favorite all season essentials. The whole collection makes a perfect gift for an expecting mom.

What does it mean if a line is
GOTS certified?

GOTS Certified textiles meet specific regulations through the entire process from farm to store.  To give you an idea, a few requirements are listed below. 

 

*Textiles must be made of at least 95% organic fibres.

*All operations have an environmental goal and procedure to minimize waste and discharges.

*There is no forced labor

*Harsh or inhumane treatment is prohibited, and working hours are not excessive. 

*The entire supplier textile chain must meet strict certification, starting with the farmers ending at the manufacturers.

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