location: New Zealand
Our ratings are based on a scale from 1 (We avoid) to 5 (Great)
Thunderpants NZ's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) cotton. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. It uses low impact non-toxic dyes in all of its products. It reuses its offcuts to minimise textile waste.
Its labour rating is 'great'. Its products are certified by Fairtrade International - Small Producers Organisations. It sources its final stage of production from New Zealand, a low risk country for labour abuse. It traces all of its supply chain. It ensures payment of a living wage throughout its supply chain.
This brand makes products that are generally free of animal materials so it is not applicable to rate its impact on animals. We calculate the overall rating from environment and labour scores only.
Thunderpants NZ is rated 'Great' overall.