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Hopaal's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. It uses renewable energy in its supply chain to reduce its climate impact. 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 final stage of production is undertaken in the European Union, a low/medium risk region for labour abuse. There is no evidence it has a Code of Conduct but it has a formal statement covering workers rights. It traces all 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, exotic animal hair or angora. It uses recycled wool.
Hopaal is rated 'Great' overall.