Encircled's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses some eco-friendly materials including Tencel. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. There is no evidence it implements water reduction initiatives in its supply chain. Its products are Oeko-Tex Standard 100 certified.
Its labour rating is 'good'. Its final stage of production is undertaken in Canada, a low risk country for labour abuse. It has a Code of Conduct that covers most of the ILO Four Fundamental Freedoms principles. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It traces most of its supply chain. It visits its suppliers regularly.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use fur, leather, down, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It uses wool.
Encircled is rated 'Good' overall.
Last Updated: March 2021