location: United Kingdom
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Know The Origin's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) cotton. It encourages consumers to reduce their climate impact when using its products. It uses low impact in all its products. Its use of eco-friendly materials limits the amount of chemicals, water and wastewater used in production.
Its labour rating is 'good'. 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. 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. It audits or visits most of its suppliers.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use any animal products but it does not state that it's vegan.
Know The Origin is rated 'Good' based on information from our own research.