responsibility

 

  B Corp –

social and environmental responsibility is an integral piece of how we aim to move people to movement, to connection and to community through considered equipment and exceptional experiences.

the B Corp certification is recognition of our efforts to continuously find solutions to do better for everyone we work with and for the world we live in. it’s a starting point for better impact and relationship management, supported by concrete tools, considered actions, clear objectives, and anchored in a community of like-minded businesses that we’ll work with to do better in every aspect of our business.

the B Lab, the non profit behind the B Corp certification, works with companies worldwide on a mission to change the economy to benefit all people, communities and the planet. they award the B Corp certification to businesses that meet the highest verified standards of social and environmental performance. learn more about the B Lab and their work at bcorporation.net.

this thinking is embedded in everyday decision making and leads to solutions that reduce our environmental footprint and improve the impact we have on our stakeholders.

 

a few of our commitments

 

Repreve –

nearly 100% of our headwear collection is made of  REPREVE® certified recycled performance yarm made from plastic bottles. view REPREVE certified collection. year after year, we continue to reduce the amount of first use plastics in our collections. 

for more detailed info on repreve please click here

 

ciele recycled-

our NSB apparel collection and select models of headwear are made with a majority of Global Recycled Standard (GRS) yarns, including recycled polyester, recycled nylon, and recycled cotton.  view GRS certified collection.

       for more details on GRS certified recycled yarns, click the logo.

 

 

   Fair Trade Certified™ –

our most significant supplier is a Fair Trade Certified™ factory, a certification that supports better working conditions for the people who craft our products through rigorous social, environmental and economic standards to protect the health and safety of the workforce. we continuously screen our suppliers to ensure not only exceptional craftsmanship, but also good working conditions.

for more detailed info on Fair Trade Certified™ please click here

 

 

behind the scenes

we continue to implement packing and shipping solutions that reduce waste. with thanks to our partners below we are not stepping back from the responsibility. 

 

we pack and ship orders in FSC-certified tissue paper and boxes.

our reusable/returnable packaging solution RePack is available to customers in the US. 

 
 
orders heading to Montreal’s downtown core have the option to be delivered by Chasseurs Courrier – an independent rider-run bike courier company.