MUD Jeans

Rating: Silver

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Shop: Mens | Womens

Home Country: The Netherlands

LDI Score: 7/8


Three Leaves Earned
  • The locations, names, and products made in each factory are listed in MUD Jeans’ Sustainability Report.
  • They also provide detailed information about factories and suppliers on their website.
  • Each product is linked to the factory it was made in.
  • MUD Jeans participated in Fashion Revolution’s Who Made My Clothes Campaign.

Fair Labor

Two Leaves Earned
  • MUD Jeans has a Code of Conduct that all of their suppliers must abide by.
  • Fair Wear Foundation assesses their first-tier facilities regularly.
  • When suppliers are not meeting expectations, MUD Jeans has a remediation plan.
  • With guidance from the UN Sustainable Development Goals and their Code of Conduct, MUD Jeans is working towards paying workers a living wage.
  • MUD Jeans partners with Sea Shepherd to raise awareness about the state of the ocean.

Room for Improvement:

  • MUD Jeans can improve Fair Labor by ensuring all workers involved in the making of their products are paid a living wage.

Sustainably Made

Three Leaves Earned
  • MUD Jeans uses the UN Sustainable Development Goals to assess, improve, and create their goals.
  • They also use a Life Cycle Assessment, found in their Sustainability Report, to understand the environmental impact of each product.
  • MUD Jeans has carbon offsetting efforts, water conservation efforts through their dye and recycling practices, and their fabric mill is energy self-sufficient.
  • Their Indigo Dystar Dye is Cradle to Cradle certified, their Dry Indigo is Aitex certified, their fabric mill uses foam dye, and Yousstex recycles 95% of their water.
  • They are Oeko-Tex certified and Nordic Swan Ecolabel certified.
  • As explained in their Sustainability Report, MUD Jeans are circular; their products can be bought or leased, jeans are returned MUD Jeans and sold as used or recycled to be used to create a new pair of jeans.
  • They also have a free repair service.
  • The paper tags on their products are Cradle to Cradle certified and their packaging is recyclable.
  • They are GOTS, GRS, and OCS certified.

Overall Score: 79

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Last Updated: 3/28/21

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