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Grüne Erde's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) cotton. It has a limited production run to minimise textile waste. Its use of eco-friendly materials limits the amount of chemicals, water and wastewater used in production.
Its labour rating is 'good'. Its factories are Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) certified. It sources its final stage of production from countries with extreme risk of labour abuse. It traces all of its supply chain. It ensures payment of a living wage in some of its supply chain but does not specify what percentage.
Its animal rating is 'it's a start'. It does not use fur, down, exotic animal skin or angora. It states that it sources wool from non-mulesed sheep. It uses leather and exotic animal hair.
Grüne Erde is rated 'Good' overall.