location: United Kingdom
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Patrick McDowell's environment rating is 'good'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. There is no evidence it minimises packaging. 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 the UK, a medium risk country for labour abuse. There is no evidence it has a code of conduct. There is no evidence it pays a living wage. It traces most of its supply chain including all of the final and second stages of production.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use fur, leather, down, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It uses wool.
Patrick McDowell is rated 'Good' overall.