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Samuel Gui Yang

Rated: Not good enough

price: $$$$

location: United Kingdom

Multi disciplinary design studio based in London, creating garments, objects and printed matter.

Samuel Gui Yang sustainability rating

Planet

2 out of 5

People

3 out of 5

Animals

3 out of 5

Overall rating: Not good enough

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Samuel Gui Yang's environment rating is 'not good enough'. There is no evidence it minimises textile waste. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. There is no evidence it has taken meaningful action to reduce or eliminate hazardous chemicals. There is no evidence it implements water reduction initiatives.

Its labour rating is 'it's a start'. Its products are manufactured in-house by the owner and a small team. It traces most of its supply chain including all of the final stage of production. There is no evidence it audits any of its supply chain. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain.

Its animal rating is 'it's a start'. It does not use fur, leather, down, exotic animal skin or angora. It uses wool and exotic animal hair.

Samuel Gui Yang is rated 'Not good enough' based on information from our own research.

Last updated October 2019