Rank a Brand – Sport and Outdoor Ranking 2019

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Rank a Brand has updated its ‘Sport & outdoor clothing’ category for 2019. Overall, the outdoor brands often report on their use of environmentally preferred raw materials and chemicals. As well as the labour conditions. However, Rank a Brand does mention that companies could improve reporting on their climate footprint.

Rank a Brand - Outdoor clothing 2019
Rank a Brand – Outdoor clothing 2019

We have previously mentioned Vaude in our post ‘3 Outdoor Brands Pushing for Sustainability‘ and are happy to see that they keep improving and achieved an A-label.

Have a look at rankabrand.org and find out how sustainable your favourite outdoor brand is!

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