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Kuwaii

Rated: Good

price: $$$$

location: Australia

Based in Melbourne, Kuwaii prides itself in being an alternative to mass-produced fashion, making sure each article is meticulously designed to last.

Kuwaii sustainability rating

Planet

4 out of 5

People

4 out of 5

Animals

3 out of 5

Overall rating: Good

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Kuwaii's environment rating is 'good'. It uses some eco-friendly materials including Tencel. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. There is no evidence it has taken meaningful action to reduce or eliminate hazardous chemicals. It has a limited production run to minimise textile waste.

Its labour rating is 'good'. Its final stage of production is undertaken in Australia, low risk countries for labour abuse. There is no evidence it has a Code of Conduct but it has a formal statement covering workers rights. It is unclear whether it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It visits its suppliers regularly.

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 and wool.

Kuwaii is rated 'Good' overall.

Last updated November 2020