Ralph Lauren scores 6.3 out of 100 points in this ranking (up from 2.5 in 2017), and is at the start of its journey towards cotton sustainability.
For the Ralph Lauren brand, the company is a member of the Better Cotton Initiative. Ralph Lauren Corporation does not have separate specific policies in place to address water reduction, biodiversity and pesticide use in cotton cultivation. For the Ralph Lauren brand, the company has committed to sourcing 100% sustainable cotton by 2025.
Ralph Lauren Corporation does not publish any information about volumes of sustainable cotton sourced, either in percentage or absolute terms.
Ralph Lauren Corporation does not publish information on the absolute volume and origin of the cotton used in its products. The company does not provide information on its suppliers (finished product, fabric manufacturers, yarn spinners).