Why does VANTOM use organic cotton in some of its products?

Organic cotton is the best of the best. The amazing quality enables VANTOM to provide its fans a top end product with an eco friendly touch. Whether you buy a VANTOM organic product because its dope, or to do your bit for the environment, its your choice

Organic cotton is important, why?

IT SAVES WATER

To produce one regular cotton t-shirt takes up to 2,700 litres of irrigated water putting pressure on community water supplies. Organic cotton is 80% rain-fed

IT HELPS COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE

Production requires 60% less energy than regular cotton. Soils retain nutrients & carbon due to soil rotation, inter-cropping and composting

IT HAS NO SYNTHETIC PESTICIDES

70 million cotton farmers suffer from poisoning each year. By not using toxic pesticides & synthetic fertilisers people and the environment are protected

IT HAS NO GMO

No Genetically Modified Organism seeds are used. Farmers are independant & not controlled by GM companies. Effects of GMO on people are unknown

IT HELPS FARMERS

Farmers can take more control of their future. Nutrient rich land, improved health, less risk, better livelihoods and the benefit list goes on!

IT SUPPORTS BIODIVERSITY

Organic cotton farming supports biodiversity, enabling the centralisation of thriving eco-systems which includes insects, birds and animals

What's so good about organic cotton?

Organic cotton is grown using methods and materials that have a low impact on the environment. Organic production systems replenish and maintain soil fertility, reduce the use of toxic pesticides, fertilizers and build biologically diverse agriculture. Certification organizations verify that organic producers use only methods and materials allowed in organic production. Organic cotton is grown without the use of toxic pesticides and synthetic fertilizers