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Home Country: USA

LDI Score: 0/8


Two Leaves Earned
  • Z Shoes factories are vertically integrated.

  • Z Shoes manufacturing, rubber, and cotton are traceable.

  • $5 from each Z Shoes purchase goes to community development.

Room for Improvement:

  • Z shoes can improve Transparency by disclosing the actual conditions of the factories where their products are being made.

Fair Labor

Two Leaves Earned
  • Z Shoes mission is to produce shoes that benefit the Peruvian Amazonian community. 

  • Z Shoes produce in communities where they invest in well-being programs.

Room for Improvement:

  • Z Shoes can improve Fair Labor by collecting worker feedback, such as via surveys or supporting unions.

Sustainably Made

Two Leaves Earned
  • Z Shoes is committed to environmental sustainability.

  • Z Shoes uses organic dyes.

Room for Improvement:

  • Z Shoes can improve Sustainably Made by investing in circularity and using sustainable packaging. 

Overall Score: 43

(Previous Score: 52)

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Last Updated: 3/28/21

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