location: United States
Our ratings are based on a scale from 1 (We avoid) to 5 (Great)
The Standard Stitch's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. It reuses its offcuts to minimise textile waste. 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 has a Code of Conduct that covers all of the ILO Four Fundamental Freedoms principles. It is unclear whether it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It visits its suppliers regularly.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use any animal products but it does not state that it's vegan.
The Standard Stitch is rated 'Good' overall.