Rapha's environment rating is 'not good enough'. It uses some eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. There is no evidence it reduces its carbon and other greenhouse gas emissions. There is no evidence it implements water reduction initiatives. There is no evidence it has taken meaningful action to reduce or eliminate hazardous chemicals.
Its labour rating is 'not good enough'. There is no evidence it has worker empowerment initiatives such as collective bargaining or rights to make a complaint. It has a Code of Conduct that covers all of the ILO Four Fundamental Freedoms principles. It sources its final stage of production from countries with extreme risk of labour abuse. It audits some of its supply chain but does not state what percentage. It discloses policies and safeguards to protect suppliers and workers in its supply chain from the impacts of COVID-19.
Its animal rating is 'it's a start'. There is no evidence it has a policy to minimise the suffering of animals. It does not use fur, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It states that it sources wool from non-mulesed sheep. It uses down certified by the Responsible Down Standard. It uses leather. It traces some animal product to the first stage of production.
Rapha is rated 'Not good enough' overall.
Last Updated: June 2021