Rated: Not good enough

price: $$$$

location: United Kingdom

ASOS is not taking adequate steps to ensure payment of a living wage for its workers.

ASOS sustainability rating


2 out of 5


2 out of 5


3 out of 5

Overall rating: Not good enough

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ASOS's environment rating is 'not good enough'. It uses some eco-friendly materials including organic cotton. There is no evidence it minimises textile waste when manufacturing its products. It has set an intensity target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions generated from its own operations and supply chain but there is no evidence it has set an absolute target. There is no evidence it has a policy to protect biodiversity in its supply chain.

Its labour rating is 'not good enough'. Almost none of its supply chain is certified by labour standards which ensure worker health and safety, living wages or other labour rights. It received a score of 41-50% in the 2021 Fashion Transparency Index . There is no evidence it implements practices to support diversity and inclusion in its supply chain. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It discloses some policies to protect suppliers and workers in its supply chain from the impacts of COVID-19.

Its animal rating is 'it's a start'. It has a formal animal welfare policy aligned with Five Freedoms. It uses leather. It states that it sources wool from non-mulesed sheep. It does not use fur, down, angora, exotic animal hair or exotic animal skin. It traces some animal products to the first stage of production.

ASOS is rated 'Not good enough' overall.

Last updated May 2022