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The Ethical Silk Company's environment rating is 'good'. It makes products by hand to reduce its climate impact. It does not use eco-friendly materials. It has a limited production run to minimise textile. It uses low impact dyes in all of its products. It uses recycled packaging. It uses recycled water to reduce water use in its supply chain.
Its labour rating is 'good'. It is a member of the WFTO Guarantee System. It has a code of conduct that covers all of the ILO Four Fundamental Freedoms principles. It sources from countries with extreme risk of labour abuse. It ensures payment of a living wage in the final stage of production.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use fur, leather, wool, down, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It uses silk.
The Ethical Silk Company is rated 'Good' overall.