location: United States
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Aks's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses a medium proportion of eco-friendly materials including organic cotton. It has a limited production run to minimise textile waste. There is no evidence it is taking specific steps to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions. However its use of eco-friendly materials reduces its climate impact and limits the amount of chemicals, water and wastewater used in production.
Its labour rating is 'good'. Its final stage of production is certified by Fair Trade USA. It audits all of the final stage of production. It ensures payment of a living wage in the final stage of production.
Its animal rating is 'great'. It is listed by PETA as vegan.
Aks is rated 'Good' overall.