Dhana Inc.

Apparel

Sausalito, California

United States

www.dhana.com

About Dhana Inc.

Dhana Inc. is an ethical fashion brand committed to using clothing to better connect people and our planet. Dhana believes apparel is an extension and reflection of one's values, community, and outlook of life and therefore ought to be influenced by and made with respect for global cultures and materials. Inspired by her own multicultural lifestyle, Shamini Dhana founded Dhana in 2008 to celebrate our global connections between people and our planet through clothing.

Respect for the people and materials of our planet are founding values of our business; this is why Dhana uses 100% GOTS-certified organic cotton fabric for our designs and adopt fair trade, ethical, and sustainable principles as often as possible in our operations. From our production partners in India, to our headquarters in Sausalito, CA, Dhana works closely with communities to celebrate and promote a more sustainable, connected lifestyle on a global scale.

Featuring organic, fair trade fabrics and designs by eco-minded artists around the world, our eco fashion collections are a fun, hip and healthy way to get people thinking about how all of us are interconnected and interdependent with nature and each other. From infants to adults, Dhana’s goal is to make the Wearin’ the World™ Collection as easy on Mother Earth and the people who love her as we possibly can. That’s why all of our lines are made with love in facilities that operate with fair trade principles with 100% GOTS-certified cotton and low-impact dyes. Dhana fashions are available online at www.Dhana.com and in retail stores and specialty boutiques across the US and internationally. Wholesale inquiries are welcome.

Created by artists, inspired by nature, and sourced from around the world, Dhana apparel reflects the lifestyle brand of fun, socially conscious, and environmentally savvy families. Check out our ethical fashion collections online today!

The Change We Seek®

Dhana’s We’re Wearin’ the World™! brand represents our desire to raise awareness that the clothing we wear each day has the potential to connect hearts and hands across the globe. Dhana seeks to offer a connection to people and planet through conscious clothing. Dhana strives to unite the beauty of nature, the choice of natural, organic elements, the celebration of world cultures, the creative genius of global artists, the passion of entrepreneurs, and the voices of children through the universal medium of fashion. Our We’re Wearin’ the World™! brand is designed to highlight the collaboration between people all over the world, fashion that is made with respect for the planet and honors every person along the way. Our clothing is way to celebrate the gifts we share in common. The reality is that 1 in 6 people work in the garment industry on this planet; this means all consumers have the power make a positive impact by shopping more consciously, and voting with our dollars by supporting brands, companies and people in the sustainable fashion industry.

What makes us a better company?

B Impact Report

Certified since: 

December 2013
Summary:

Company Score

Median Score*

Environment

Environment

The Environment section of the Assessment evaluates a company's environmental performance through its facilities; materials, resource, and energy use; and emissions. Where applicable, it also considers a company's transportation/distribution channels and environmental impact of its supply chain. This section also measures whether a company's products or services are designed to solve an environmental issue, including products that aid in the provision of renewable energy, conserve resources, reduce waste, promote land/wildlife conservation, prevent toxic/hazardous substance or pollution, or educate, measure, or consult to solve environmental problems.

27
7
Workers

Workers

The Worker section of the survey assesses the company's relationship with its workforce. This section measures how the company treats its workers through compensation, benefits, training, and ownership opportunities provided to workers. It also focuses on the overall work environment within the company through management/worker communication, job flexibility and corporate culture, and worker health and safety practices.

18
Customers

Customers

The Customers section of the Assessment measures the impact a company has on its customers. The section focuses on whether a company sells products or services that promote public benefit, and if those products/services are targeted towards serving underserved populations. Questions in this section will measure whether a company's product or service is designed to solve a social or environmental issue (e.g. improves health, preserves environment or creates economic opportunity to individuals or communities, promotes the arts/sciences, or increases the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises).

N/A
N/A
Community

Community

The Community section of the survey assesses a company's impact on its community. The Community section evaluates a company's supplier relations, diversity, and involvement in the local community. The section also measures the company's practices and policies around community service and charitable giving. In addition, this section includes if a company's product or service is designed to solve a social issue, including access to basic services, health, education, economic opportunity, arts, and increasing the flow of capital to purpose-driven enterprises.

110
17
Governance

Governance

The Governance section of the Assessment evaluates a company's accountability and transparency. The section focuses on the company's mission, stakeholder engagement, and overall transparency of the company's practices and policies.

15
6
Overall B Score
152
55

80 out of 200 is eligible for certification

*Of all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

*Median scores will not add up to overall

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