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Parker Clay

Rated: Good

price: $$$$

location: United States

Parkery Clay crafts premium leather bags and goods that provide dignified employment for women.

Parker Clay sustainability rating


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Overall rating: Good

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Parker Clay's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses few eco-friendly materials. It produces long-lasting products. There is no evidence it minimises textile waste when manufacturing its products. It makes products by hand to reduce its climate impact.

Its labour rating is 'good'. It provides jobs for workers from disadvantaged communities in Ethiopia. It ensures payment of a living wage in the final stage of production. It traces most of its supply chain. It visits its suppliers regularly.

Its animal rating is 'not good enough'. There is no evidence it has an animal welfare policy It does not use fur, down, wool, exotic animal skin or exotic animal hair. It uses leather.

Parker Clay is rated 'Good' overall.

Last updated August 2022