FILE - In this July 30, 2013, file photo, Tania Bjornlie, from Patagonia, holds one of the new Patagonia day packs a during set up at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City. Patagonia announced on Mon. Nov. 28, 2016, that it raised $10 million to be donated to nonprofits focused on the environment by donating all of its Black Friday sales. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

Clothing company Patagonia, which is best known for making squashy down-filled winter jackets, says it will donate its entire $10m takings from Black Friday to environmental organisations.
The high-end outdoor apparel company said its “astounding” total sales were five times its own expectations. 
The firm had previously promised to donate “every cent” it took in sales on Black Friday to charities and organisations involved in environmental work, and said the “enormous love” its customers had shown (by spending so much), would help hundreds of grassroots conservational projects.
The company also made pointed reference to Donald Trump’s repeated claims that global warming is a “hoax”, and his promise to pull the US out of the Paris Agreement on climate change. 
Patagonia said the $10m would “go a long way” to helping organisations address environmental problems.
“The science is telling us loud and clear: we have a problem,” the company said in a blog post revealing its …
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