Sustainability Report

Product image for THE NORTH FACE 1996 Retro Nuptse Slim-Fit Camouflage-Print Shell Down Gilet
Brand
The North Face
Category
Coats
Primary Materials
Nylon PA, Goose
Colour
brown
Gender
men
Product URL
www.mrporter.com/…
Product Details
Our Rating
Brand Sustainability Effort
The North Face has made a public commitment to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions but does not use many eco-friendly materials.
5 Out of 10
Raw Material

This product is made primarily from Nylon PA and Goose.

Nylon Plastic manufacturing is associated with comparatively medium-high fossil fuel depletion, chemical usage and global warming footprint. Nylon plastic waste is associated with ocean pollution and micro plastic release.  So eco impact is relatively low eco impact.

Goose Down Insulation involves duck farming that have comparatively low environmental impact, however, can be associated with unethical practices on duck. It is recyclable and biodegradable. So eco impact is very low.

9 Out of 10
Production
This product received a poor rating for production due to a lack of transparency with regards to it's production.
3 Out of 10
Transport
This product received a poor rating due to a lack of transparency with regards to transport.
3 Out of 10
2nd use
This product received a poor rating for 2nd use due to it not being reused, recycled, nor consisting of recycled materials.
0 Out of 10