Rated: Not good enough
location: New Zealand
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RODD & GUNN's environment rating is 'not good enough'. It uses few eco-friendly materials. It reuses some of its offcuts to minimise textile waste. There is no evidence it reduces its carbon and other greenhouse gas emissions in its supply chain. There is no evidence that it has taken meaningful action to reduce or eliminate hazardous chemicals.
Its labour rating is 'not good enough'. There is no evidence it implements practices to support diversity and inclusion in its supply chain. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It audits some of its supply chain including all of the final stage of production. It discloses policies and safeguards to protect suppliers and workers in its supply chain from the impacts of COVID-19.
Its animal rating is 'not good enough'. It has a general statement about minimising animal suffering but not a formal animal welfare policy. It uses leather, wool and exotic animal hair. It uses down accredited by the Responsible Down Standard. It does not use fur, exotic animal skin or angora. It traces some animal products to the first stage of production.
RODD & GUNN is rated 'Not good enough' overall.