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Natascha Von Hirschhausen's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including organic cotton. It minimises textile waste through low-waste cutting techniques. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. 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'. Its final stage of production is undertaken in Germany, a low risk country for labour abuse. There is no evidence it has a Code of Conduct. It traces most of its supply chain. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It visits its suppliers regularly.
Its animal rating is 'good'. 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.
Natascha Von Hirschhausen is rated 'Good' overall.