Sustainability at Tu

Sustainability at Tu

At Tu, we’re making choices that support a more sustainable future. We’re not new to sustainability, but we’re ramping up our efforts. We know it’s not always going to be easy, but we’re ready for the challenge. We’d love to share this journey with you - because together our impact can be stronger.


tonnes of clothing are donated every year to Oxfam through our donation banks in over 340 stores


clothing recycling banks across our store car parks


garments are diverted from landfill each year by Sainsbury’s customers donating their unwanted clothing in Oxfam donation banks


100% of the plastic in Tu clothing hangers is recycled material


hangers have been recycled
in the last 12 months


litres* of water were saved in 2020 thanks to our sourcing of Better Cotton – that’s the equivalent of 2515 Olympic sized swimming pools!


additional profit* benefitted BCI Farmers** in 2020 thanks to our sourcing of Better Cotton


lbs of pesticides* were avoided in 2020 thanks to our sourcing of Better Cotton – that’s equivalent to 4059 bags of sugar


**BCI Farmers experience profit increases for a variety of reasons, most commonly due to increased yields and/or optimised use of inputs (such as irrigation water, pesticides or synthetic fertiliser)

Our Pillars

Mum and baby

For you, for me

Creating the clothing you love more sustainably.

Oxfam Textile Bank

Our Community

Working with charities to improve our community.

Our Planet

Our Planet

Being kinder to the environment.

Our Focus Areas