Through environmental and financial tracking in the First Mile, our team measures the outcomes that recycling micro-businesses and impact programming can have on communities.
As of August, 2019 here is the impact our First Mile Members have had around the world…
515,248.36 lbs of plastic waste diverted from landfills and oceans
11,335,463.96 plastic bottles recycled into useful stuff
Generated in revenue by entrepreneurs in the First Mile
Explore how our First Mile Members are contributing to our impact data with their products and collections in 2019.
plastic Waste diverted
First Mile products reduce the amount of plastic waste that ends up in landfills and oceans. Here’s how Members are contributing to a healthier planet as of May, 2019.
plastic bottles recycled
It takes about 12 bottles to make a shirt and 9 to make a sneaker. These are the First Mile Members fueling more impact through recycling as of May, 2019.
first mile revenue generated
Every dollar invested in the First Mile empowers entrepreneurs and workers with more choice and more opportunity. Explore how the latest products are fortifying businesses and communities as of May, 2019.