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COG's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses some eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. There is no evidence it minimises the use of solvent-based chemicals in its shoe production. There is no evidence it implements water reduction initiatives.
Its labour rating is 'not good enough'. Its final stage of production is undertaken in Portugal, a medium risk country for labour abuse. There is no evidence it has a Code of Conduct. It traces some of its supply chain. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain.
Its animal rating is 'great'. It is listed by PETA as vegan.
COG is rated 'Good' overall.