Environmental and organic labels and certificates
Several of the products we have chosen to present at Malukka.com, have international and acknowledged environmental labels and certificates concerning substances, sustainability, fair working conditions, ecological – organic production and social responsibility. Below you can read more about the labels – their requirements and criteria and what it means for you – as a consumer. But first a little info about cotton, in general.
The cotton plant has been used for clothing for thousands of years, in many different parts of the world, not the least due to the fabrics sweat absorbent abilities and cooling effect. Cotton is also a very soft and durable material, that can withstand multiple washings. Today cotton is still a popular choice for a lot of people and the most commonly used fabric on earth, accounting for 3-5 % of all agricultural production.