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Printful

Rated: Not good enough

price: $$$$

location: United States

Printful offers on demand printing onto garments including tees and hoodies.

Printful sustainability rating

Planet

2 out of 5

People

1 out of 5

Animals

4 out of 5

Overall rating: Not good enough

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Printful's rating applies to the Printful house apparel brands only and does not cover other brands stocked by Printful or other categories of products outside of apparel.

Its environment rating is 'not good enough'. It uses few eco-friendly materials. Its products are made to order to minimise textile waste. There is no evidence it implements water reduction initiatives in most of its supply chain. There is no evidence it has taken any meaningful action to reduce or eliminate hazardous chemicals.

Its labour rating is 'very poor'. There is no evidence it has worker empowerment initiatives such as collective bargaining or rights to make a complaint. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It audits some of its supply chain but does not specify what percentage. It does not disclose any policies or safeguards to protect suppliers and workers in its supply chain from the impacts of COVID-19.

Its animal rating is 'good'. It uses few animal material in its products. It does not use down, fur, angora, leather, exotic animal skin or exotic animal hair. It uses wool.

Printful is rated 'Not good enough' overall.

Last updated May 2022