- I pledge to replace 5% of my wardrobe with organic fibers.
- I pledge to buy all organic intimate apparel from this day forward.
- I pledge to purchase no less than four organic garments per season.
- I pledge to introduce two or more friends to CATA, challenging them to take the pledge.
TAKE THE PLEDGE AND START SAVING 10%-15% ON YOUR ORGANIC APPAREL PURCHASES FOR 1 FULL YEAR
CATA IS CONNECTING OUR ORGANIC APPAREL INDUSTRY.
IMPACT YOUR HEALTH BY WEARING NON TOXIC APPAREL
BLESS MOTHER EARTH AND OUR ENVIRONMENT BY DECREASING THE DEMAND FOR SYNTHETIC FIBERS
HELP CLEAN UP OUR LANDFILLS OF NON DECOMPOSING FABRICS
New companies will be added as they honor the CATA Pledge
Start saving 10%-15% on your organic apparel purchases today.
SUBSCRIBE, TAKE THE PLEDGE AND SAVE WHEN YOU SHOP THE COMPANIES BELOW!
*13.1 million tons of clothing is discarded per year in the United States alone of that 11.1 million tons ends up
in the landfills.
* It's been estimated that only 21% of annual clothes purchases stay in the home. The rest is waste
*Americans purchase approximately 1 billion garments per year from China with over 90% being
synthetic, chemically filled toxic fibers that are causing havoc on our health and environment.
*Polyester contains only four ingredients- crude oil, coal, water and air. The fiber is completely
*Many synthetic fibers thrown into the landfill never decompose they simply breakdown to a crumbled state
and the chemicals used to produce them contaminate our ground water and soil forever.
*Nylon jackets never decompose. One thousand years from now you can dig it up still intact, wash and wear.
If the fiber is burned to destroy our atmosphere becomes contaminated and foul.
*Synthetic fibers leave a huge pollution footprint with every step of it's lifecycle. For example, the
petroleum used to make the fiber is extremely toxic as well as the thousands of chemicals used in the
manufacturing process to the finish result and later the final disposal.
**Organic cotton is produced without the use of pesticides or herbicides. The number of toxic or persistent
**All natural fibers (that are not chemically treated) such as cotton, linen, hemp, silk, soy, flax, ramie, jute,
and wool decompose completely and return to Mother Earth causing no harm to environment or humans
TAKING THE PLEDGE TO REDUCE THESE NUMBERS IS A POSITIVE STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION
TAKE THE PLEDGE. HELP STOP THE MADNESS!
Take the Pledge
Donate $15 and save 10%-15% on organic/natural apparel from participating companies nationwide for 1 year.
Your Member ID Card will be promptly mailed to the address you provide on the payment form.
You may choose to commit to only one-two-three or all four pledge statements. It's your decision.
The important thing is for you to start somewhere. Our goal is to encourage you to actively seek change.
When you receive your card check off the pledge statements on the back that apply to you- start saving and buy organic.