location: United Kingdom
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Zilver's environment rating is 'good'. It uses a high proportion of eco-friendly materials including Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) cotton. It manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. There is no evidence it minimises packaging. 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 the UK and Italy, medium risk countries for labour abuse. There is no evidence it has a Code of Conduct. It traces most of its supply chain. It audits some of its suppliers. It is unclear whether it ensures payment of a living wage in its supply chain.
Its animal rating is 'good'. It does not use fur, down, exotic animal skin, exotic animal hair or angora. It states that it sources wool from non-mulesed sheep. It uses leather.
Zilver is rated 'Good' overall.