Filippa K Cotton Merino Sweater Fern Green

Rating: Certified

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Home Country: Sweden

LDI Score: 4/8


Three Leaves Earned
  • Filippa K publishes a Fair Wear Foundation report each year detailing conditions within factories, information about manufacturing facilities, and supplier subcontracting policies.
  • They also partner with TrusTrace to use blockchain technology to support traceability.
  • Filippa K requires all partners to adhere to a Code of Conduct based on the Fair Wear Foundation’s Code of Labor Practices that promotes human and labor rights.

Fair Labor

One Leaf Earned
  • Filippa K’s Fair Wear Foundation reports ensure that all first-tier facilities are regularly assessed for compliance with their Code of Conduct. 

  • The report also summarizes the most significant human and labor rights risks within their supply chain. 

  • Filippa K uses QuizRR, a tool that uses gamification to increase worker knowledge of their rights.

Room for Improvement:

  • Filippa K can improve Fair Labor by ensuring all workers involved in their supply chain make a living wage.

Sustainably Made

Two Leaves Earned
  • Filippa K works to reduce their carbon emissions each year by measuring the carbon emissions of their Swedish stores and the fuel consumed by their global transports. 

  • Filippa K invests in circularity by sending their cutting waste to Re.Verso, a company who makes new clothes out of other companies’ waste. 

  • Another way they invest in circularity is by collecting post-consumer Filippa K products and reselling them for cheaper at a secondhand store.

  • They also conserve water by partaking in the Sweden Textile Water Initiative.

  • Filippa K also invests in sustainable materials such as organic cotton, recycled cotton, linen, lyocell, refibra, silk, viscose, wool, alpaca, amongst many others.

Room for Improvement:

  • Filippa K can improve Sustainably Made by disclosing CO2 emissions from manufacturing and their garments carbon footprint.

Overall Score: 56

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Last Updated: 3/28/21

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