As an outdoor retailer, MEC is keenly aware of the environmental impacts products have during their lifecycle: making polyester yarn, dyeing fabric, producing backpacks… the list goes on and on. MEC Label has set sustainability goals to keep doing better, but what about other brands MEC works with?

Turns out they’re just as busy finding ways to do better. MEC asked brands and community partners to share what they’re working on this year.

Here are their responses