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Rated: Good

price: $$$$

location: France

Virón is plant-based footwear brand with a collection of boots and sneakers all in chunky, platform styles.

Virón sustainability rating


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Overall rating: Good

Our ratings are based on a scale from 1 (We avoid) to 5 (Great) How we rate

Virón's environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses a medium proportion of eco-friendly materials including recycled materials. There's no evidence it minimises textile waste. 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'. Its final stage of production is undertaken in Portugal, a medium risk country for labour abuse. It states it has a Code of Conduct but does not publicly share it. There's no evidence it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain. It visits its suppliers regularly.

Its animal rating is 'great'. It is listed by PETA as vegan.

Virón is rated 'Good' based on information from our own research.

Last updated December 2022