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Wires

Rated: Good

price: $$$$

location: United Kingdom

Wires is a London based eyewear brand that creates beautiful styles from a single piece of metal wire and 3D printed parts.

Wires sustainability rating

Planet

3 out of 5

People

4 out of 5

Animals

Not applicable

Overall rating: Good

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Wires' environment rating is 'it's a start'. It uses some eco-friendly materials including organic cotton. It uses recycled packaging. It reduces its climate impact by making its products by hand. There is no evidence it has taken meaningful action to reduce or eliminate hazardous chemicals. It reduces its water use by using 3D printing technology.

Its labour rating is 'good'. Most of its final stage of production is undertaken in Italy, a medium risk country for labour abuse. It traces most of its supply chain. It ensures payment of a living wage in some of the final stage of production. It audits the final stage of production.

This brand makes products that are generally free of animal materials. We have not rated its impact on animals. The overall rating is based on environment and labour scores only.

Wires is rated 'Good' overall.

Last updated June 2021