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MATTER's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses some eco-friendly materials. It uses low impact non-toxic dyes in all its products. It uses recycled packaging.
Its labour rating is 'good'. It partners with artisans/independent makers. It sources its final stage of production from countries with extreme risk of labour abuse. It ensures payment of a living wage in the final stage of production. It traces some of its supply chain.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use fur, wool, down, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It uses leather and silk.
MATTER is rated 'Good' based on information from our own research.