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Underprotection's environment rating is 'great'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. It produces long-lasting products. Its use of eco-friendly materials limits the amount of chemicals, water and wastewater used in production.
Its labour rating is 'it's a start'. It has a Code of Conduct that covers all of the ILO Four Fundamental Freedoms principles. It sources its final stage of production from countries with extreme risk of labour abuse. There is no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It audits most of the final stage of production.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use fur, leather, down, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It uses recycled wool in most of its wool products.
Underprotection is rated 'Good' overall.