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Purusha People

Rated: Good

price: $$$$

location: United States

Purusha People is an activewear brand that seeks to create plastic-free yoga pieces that perform just as well as synthetics and look super cute!

Purusha People sustainability rating


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Overall rating: Good

Our ratings are based on a scale from 1 (We avoid) to 5 (Great) How we rate

Purusha People's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including Tencel. It uses low impact non-toxic dyes in all of its products. 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 'good'. Its final stage of production is undertaken in the USA, a medium risk country for labour abuse. It traces most of its supply chain. It ensures payment of a living wage in some of its supply chain but does not specify what percentage.

This brand makes products that are generally free of animal materials so it is not applicable to rate its impact on animals. We calculate the overall rating from environment and labour scores only.

Purusha People is rated 'Good' overall.

Last updated April 2021