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Committed to

Leading sustainable cotton production

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The Cotton LEADSSM program connects textile manufacturers, brands and retailers with a variety of ways to advance sustainable cotton production. See what our partners are doing to promote sustainability in their supply chains – and learn about the different ways your company can get involved as a partner.

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New cotton circularity resource for supply chain professionals

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In Sustainable Cotton

The principles and practices that guide us ensure continuous improvement in sustainable cotton production. Through investments in research, technology and on-farm action, we’re developing and sharing solutions to address cotton’s environmental impacts.


You know cotton as breathable and comfortable. As a natural fiber, it’s also recyclable and can break down in wastewater and soil environments – giving you even more reasons to choose sustainable cotton.

Sustainable cotton


Sustainable cotton

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Dr. Tyson Raper

Every cotton-growing state in the U.S. has a cotton extension specialist. This research and outreach professional is dedicated to advancing the science of cotton agriculture and translating it into guidance that growers use to increase their productivity and sustainability.

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With a goal to reduce emissions in their supply chain by 1 gigaton by 2030, Walmart felt it was a natural fit to partner with the Cotton LEADS program.

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Help advance sustainable cotton in your supply chain. Learn how you can get involved – starting with a Cotton LEADS partnership. Partnership costs nothing, but yields valuable results for both your company and our world.

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