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Sustainability
Sustainability
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For the greater good

We develop and adhere to some of the best ethical and resource management protocols in the world. 

Our Objective

We operate within the Wesfarmers framework that ensures we are fully compliant and responsible. We know there’s always room to improve, however, we are proud of our efforts to always do better.

Our key objectives fall in line with our below pillars which are aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). We have identified a number of specific SDGs to which we can contribute the most and on which we have the most impact.

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People

Safety, Health & Wellbeing

We maintain a relentless focus on providing safe workplaces.

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People

People Development

We provide opportunities for our people to enhance their job performance and develop their careers.

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People

Diversity & Inclusion

We strive to create an inclusive work environment, with particular attention to gender balance and the inclusion of Indigenous people.

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Environment

Waste & Water Use

We strive to reduce our waste to landfill and water use where possible.

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Environment

Plastic Reduction

We strive to reduce our plastic use, in particular on the garment packaging.

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Environment

Climate Change

We strive to reduce the emissions intensity of our businesses and improve their resilience to climate change.

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Environment

Recycling

We continue to work towards a closed-loop model and invest in finding the right partners to support garment and fabric recycling.

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Sourcing

Suppliers

We commit to strong and respectful relationships with our suppliers.

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Sourcing

Ethical Sourcing & Human Rights

We strive to source products in a responsible manner while working with suppliers to improve their social and environmental practices.

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Governance

Robust Governance

We maintain robust corporate governance policies in all our businesses.

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Governance

Risk Management

We have built a strong continuity plan to mitigate risk and the impact of a threat.

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Governance

Quality & Compliance

We are committed to the highest of ethical and social standards throughout our supply chain.

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Community

Economic & Community Contributions

We make a positive contribution to the communities in which we operate.

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Community

Product Safety & Data Privacy

We are committed to providing consumers with safe products and protecting their privacy.

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Circular Fashion

How we can support your organisation's sustainability goals

We value our customers and aim to empower them by pursuing a progressive ethical agenda that delivers sustained change whilst meeting their product and service needs. We actively engage with communities through philanthropic contributions and are committed to growing a sustainably responsible business. We can work with you by:

  • Presenting you with products that are made from recycled polyester and raw materials 
  • Offer reduced-plastic options for product drops and shipping
  • Offer end-of-life recycling options to avoid unwanted uniforms going into landfill
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Protecting human rights

Modern Slavery

We are strong advocates for human rights across our operations and supply chains. This is of great importance to our team members, shareholders, customers and the communities where we operate.

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Our community partners

Workwear Group in conjunction with our three brands - Hard Yakka, NNT and KingGee have selected a number of charity partners to help those in need.

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