Sustainability and Certificates

Exceptional sustainability throughout the production chain
GREENPEACE APPROVED

The first textile producer in the world to work entirely according to Greenpeace's textiles procurement standard

SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION

Environmental and social responsibility commitments cover all areas of Utena Trikotažas' production and operations – from organically farmed natural fibres, the use of chemicals in production, ​to fair pay for employees and absolute transparency in production processes.

Sustainability Initiatives

Saving Resources: Make to Order Only
Saving Resources: Make to Order Only

We only produce as much as we actually need, saving resources and preventing unusable leftovers.

Zero Waste Attitude
Zero Waste Attitude

Unused industrial materials here at Utenos Trikotažas are transformed into special clothing collections.

100% Green Energy
100% Green Energy

Throughout our entire production chain, we use only green electricity from renewable sources in a responsible and efficient way.

Free from Toxic Substances
Free from Toxic Substances

We use only certified raw materials that have no harmful effects on our employees, the people who wear them, or the environment.

Sustainable Textile Innovations
Sustainable Textile Innovations

We develop textile innovations with a focus on natural, organic or recycled fibres that have no negative impact on the environment.

Premium Social Responsibility Certificate
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

Premium Social Responsibility Certificate

Utenos Trikotažas is certified with the leading social certification standard for factories and organizations across the globe – SA8000:2014. We were the first certified company in Lithuania and one of only a few vertically integrated organizations worldwide to have been awarded this prestigious certificate. It is international proof that the company runs a socially responsible and sustainable business with a strong focus on its employees.