location: United States
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Mara Hoffman's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. It uses compostable packaging. It reuses some of its offcuts 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 'it's a start'. It has a Code of Conduct that covers all of the ILO Four Fundamental Freedoms principles. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It traces most of its supply chain including all of the final and second stages of production. It visits its suppliers regularly.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It has a formal animal welfare policy aligned with Five Freedoms with clear mechanisms to implement. It does not use fur, leather, down, exotic animal skin or angora. It states that it sources wool from non-mulesed sheep. It uses exotic animal hair.
Mara Hoffman is rated 'Good' overall.