location: United States
Our ratings are based on a scale from 1 (We avoid) to 5 (Great)
Eileen Fisher's environment rating is 'good'. It uses a medium proportion of eco-friendly materials including organic linen. It has set a science-based target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions generated from its own operations and supply chain and it is on track to meet its target. It recycles clothing into new products. 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'. It traces most of its supply chain. It has some worker empowerment initiatives such as collective bargaining or rights to make a complaint. It has a project to improve wages in its supply chain. It audits most of the final stage of production. It does not disclose any policies or safeguards to protect suppliers and workers in its supply chain from the impacts of COVID-19.
Its animal rating is 'not good enough'. It has a formal animal welfare policy aligned with Five Freedoms. It uses leather and exotic animal hair. It uses wool certified by the Responsible Wool Standard. It uses down certified by the Responsible Down Standard. It does not use fur, exotic animal skin or angora. It traces most animal products to the first stage of production.
Eileen Fisher is rated 'Good' overall.