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behno

Rated: Good

price: $$$$

location: United States

behno is a New York based brand that aims to bring together luxury design and ethical thinking, believing that you're buying more than just a bag.

behno sustainability rating

Planet

3 out of 5

People

4 out of 5

Animals

3 out of 5

Overall rating: Good

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benho's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses renewable energy in its manufacturing to reduce its climate impact. It uses few eco-friendly materials. Its tanneries are certified gold by the Leather Working Group. It recycles some of its offcuts to minimise textile waste.

Its labour rating is 'good'. has a mission to improve conditions in its supply chain. It ensures healthcare for workers in its supply chain. It is unclear whether it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It traces most of its supply chain including all of the final and second stages of production.

Its animal rating is 'it's a start'. It does not use fur, down, wool, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It uses leather.

benho is rated 'Good' based on information from our own research.

Last Updated: October 2020