Nike Resource Center - Labs

Nike Beaker smallNIKE, Inc. is committed to systematic, sustainable change, using the power of our brand to create positive social and environmental impact industry wide.

This responsibility necessitates that we examine every facet of our business, every point of our supply chain, even the chemicals used to make our products. Our goal is to protect the consumer, worker and the environment, setting our sights on attaining our goal of zero discharge of hazardous chemicals by 2020.

Nike first established its first comprehensive list of restricted substances (RSL) in 2001 to guide our suppliers in the product of safe and legally compliant product.

The RSL, coupled with the Sustainable Chemistry Guidance, drive innovation as we strive to eliminate restricted substances and make products that comply with the stricter global legislation.

We hold ourselves and our suppliers to the highest standards, expecting each supplier to understand their chemical impact and to join in our effort to find more sustainable ways to make our products.

Together we will drive sustainable innovation.

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