10 Outdoor Gear & Apparel Brands Making A Positive Impact
2. United By Blue
About United By Blue:
Founded in Philadelphia in 2010, United By Blue is a certified B-Corp company that is committed to producing quality, responsible outdoor goods and cleaning up the world’s oceans and waterways. More recently, the company has taken off, with stores now open in Philadelphia, Asbury Park and NYC. All of its products are made with sustainable materials such as organic cotton, recycled polyester and bison fibre.
United By Blue’s Impact: Environmental
Not only do they make badass, wanderlusty products for the modern outdoorsman from organic and recycled materials, but for every product purchased United By Blue also remove one pound of trash from rivers, beaches, oceans and other waterways by arranging volunteer clean-ups. Since the company’s founding in 2010, it has removed over one million pounds of trash from a total of 27 US states…WOW!
Staff Pick: Men’s Adventure Mobile Tee – $36
Made from 100% organic slub cotton, this pre-shrunk, super soft tee looks cool, feels cosy and contributes to a clean-up near you!