location: United Kingdom
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COSSAC's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a medium proportion of eco-friendly materials including Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) cotton. It has a limited production run to minimise textile waste. It uses renewable energy in its supply chain to reduce its climate impact. Its use of eco-friendly materials limits the amount of chemicals, water and wastewater used in production.
Its labour rating is 'it's a start'. Its final stage of production is undertaken in the European Union, a low/medium risk region for labour abuse. It traces most of its supply chain. It visits its suppliers regularly. It is unclear whether it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use fur, leather, down, exotic animal skin or angora. It uses recycled wool and exotic animal hair.
COSSAC is rated 'Good' overall.