location: United Kingdom
Our ratings are based on a scale from 1 (We avoid) to 5 (Great)
Pala Eyewear's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses some eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. It has a limited production run to minimise waste. There is no evidence it has taken meaningful action to reduce or eliminate hazardous chemicals. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint
Its labour rating is 'good'. Its final stage of production for its glasses is undertaken in Italy, a medium risk country for labour abuse. It traces most of its supply chain. It empowers workers from Ghana in its supply chain. It is unclear whether it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain.
This brand makes products that are generally free of animal materials. We have not rated its impact on animals. The overall rating is based on environment and labour scores only.
Pala Eyewear is rated 'Good' overall.