20 April 2020
United States
  • Background: In recognition of Earth Day, Nordstrom proudly announced several new goals as part of its commitment in combating climate change and increasing environmental stewardship. 
  • Description: Nordstrom is pressing on to conserve resources by making systematic changes throughout its corporate structure and supply chain. It's also focusing on three key impact areas including climate change, environmental impact of its products and services and circularity. Nordstrom also launched Sustainable Style, which not only showcase eco-fashion, but eco-beauty products as well.
  • Impact: To address these specific areas, Nordstrom has committed to meeting the following goals by 2025: Set a science-based target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions; Reduce single-use plastic by half; Use sustainably sourced raw materials in 50% of Nordstrom Made products made of polyester, cotton and cellulosic fibers; Extend the life of 250 tons of clothing; Ensure 15% of all product is considered sustainable; Donate $1mn to support textile recycling innovation.

Photos courtesy of Nordstrom Press