Rated: It's a start
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Genesis Footwear's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses some eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. It transports products by train to reduce its climate impact. There is no evidence it has taken meaningful action to reduce or eliminate hazardous chemicals in most of its products. It uses recycled packaging.
Its labour rating is 'not good enough'. There is no evidence it has a Code of Conduct but it has a formal statement covering workers rights. It sources its final stage of production from countries with extreme risk of labour abuse. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It audits some of its suppliers but does not state how often.
Its animal rating is 'it's a start'. It does not use fur, down, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It uses leather.
Genesis Footwear is rated 'It's a start' overall.