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In business to save our home planet, Patagonia owner/founder Yvon Chouinard. Photo: Jimmy Chin

What’s at Stake Is the Future of Humankind

By Patagonia   |   Mar 14, 2019 March 14, 2019

“Forget Mars,” Yvon Chouinard said recently—although, come to think of it, he might have used a stronger f-word. Our founder was responding to a glib idea that comes up from time to time in conversations about the climate crisis—that if we exhaust the Earth as a habitat for humans, we’ll… Read More

Photo: Garrett Grove

100 Percent Today, 1 Percent Every Day

By Rose Marcario, CEO   |   Nov 20, 2016 November 20, 2016

We’re just days from Black Friday, one of the biggest consumer shopping days of the year in America. And as people think generously about family and friends, we also want to help our customers show love to the planet, which badly needs a gift or two (and still gets coal… Read More

Patagonia Environmental Initiatives Booklet

Patagonia Environmental Initiatives Booklet

Sep 2, 2008 September 2, 2008

Hope everybody out there had a good Labor Day weekend. As we ease back into the work week I’d like to talk about one of the things that makes laboring for Patagonia so rewarding. Every year we publish a booklet highlighting the environmental work we’ve done as a… Read More