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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.

5000

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

365

clothing recycling banks across our store car parks

15m

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

320

tonnes of hangers have been reused and recycled in the last 12 months. In the next 12 months we will aim to increase that to 800 tonnes

9.41bn

litres* of water were saved in 2019 thanks to our sourcing of Better Cotton – that’s the equivalent of 3764 Olympic sized swimming pools!

€2.74m

additional profit* benefitted BCI Farmers** in 2019 thanks to our sourcing of Better Cotton

13,259

lbs of pesticides* were avoided in 2019 thanks to our sourcing of Better Cotton – that’s the equivalent to 6027 bags of sugar

*Estimated

**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

For you, for me

Mini me

Creating the clothing you love more sustainably.

Our Community

Oxfam clothing bins

Working with charities to improve our community.

Our Planet

Forest

Being kinder to the environment.

Our Focus Areas

Materials

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Production

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Recycling

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Garment Care

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