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Little Yellow Bird

Rated: Great

price: $$$$

location: New Zealand

Little Yellow Bird is a uniform and consumer brand that makes fully circular natural fiber clothing with transparency from farm to factory.

Little Yellow Bird sustainability rating


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Overall rating: Great

Our ratings are based on a scale from 1 (We avoid) to 5 (Great) How we rate

Little Yellow Bird'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. It uses plastic-free packaging. Its use of eco-friendly materials limits the amount of chemicals, water and wastewater used in production.

Its labour rating is 'great'. Its factories are certified by Fairtrade International - Small Producers Organisations or Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS). It ensures payment of a living wage in most of its supply chain. It traces all of 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 wool certified by the ZQ Merino label.

Little Yellow Bird is rated 'Great' overall.

Last updated December 2020