Did you know? - In 2020 alone, there was an estimated 5.25 trillion macro and micro pieces of plastic in our ocean, around 46,000 pieces in every square mile of ocean, weighing in at a staggering 269,000 tonnes. Every day around 8 million pieces of plastic makes their way into our oceans from around the world.
More than 1 million seabirds and 100,000 marine animals die from plastic pollution every year and 50% of this is single-use plastic & only 9% has ever been recycled.
Gymwear Industry - Fashion of all variants, including fitness clothing makes a sizeable contribution to climate change. McKinsey research shows that the sector was responsible for some 2.1 billion metric tons of greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions in 2018, about 4% of the global total. We have to do more to reduce our carbon footprint as an industry.
The Savage Gymwear Mission
Our mission here at Savage Gymwear UK is to do more to combat the environmental impact companies like ours have on the planet. More over, we want to lead the way on a new concept of active wear and set the bench mark for 'climate positive' businesses in the fitness arena.
We have already taken a big step in using Bio-degradable packaging for all our products.
We pride ourselves in being a Climate Positive company!
We have committed to Ecologi (https://ecologi.com/savagegymwearuk
) who spearhead support in reducing carbon
contribution from business like ours, they support reforestation projects world wide - planting millions of tree's a year!
Our SAVAG.ECO initiative aims to increase our financial contribution to this world changing organization, and as our customers help our brand grow; we will grow a forest with your help!
Grow our brand, Grow a forest!
OUR TARGET is to plant 20,000 tree's by 2023!
As we grow, these numbers will grow and we will continue to strive to grow our own 'company forest' Please visit our public profile
Our Team are always on the look out for ways to get the best from what we do, which not only includes the time and dedication to designing and testing our Gymwear before allowing our customers to wear them. Our passion for integrity runs in the core of our business, we are working on a clothing recycling scheme for our customers, further supporting our ecological goals.
'Protect our Future'
'Be the best of you'