Sustainability Report

Product image for BURTON ak Guide Touchscreen Leather and GORE-TEX Gloves
Brand
Burton
Category
Snow
Primary Materials
Polyurethane, Neoprene
Colour
black
Gender
men
Product URL
www.mrporter.com/…
Product Details
Our Rating
Brand Sustainability Effort
Burton is not taking adequate steps to eliminate hazardous chemicals in its supply chain
3 Out of 10
Raw Material

This product is made primarily from Polyurethane and Neoprene.

Polyurethane Plastic manufacturing has a comparatively low impact on fossil fuel depletion, eutrophication and global warming footprint. It can be easily recycled through chemical or mechanical recycling. Polyurethane plastic being long lasting contributes to widening lifespan of items that adopt it as material. So eco impact is relatively satisfactory.

Chloroprene Rubber also known under its trademark name Neoprene, despite undergoing an extensive chemical process, is associated with comparatively low eutrophication and global warming footprint. It is completely recyclable. So eco impact is relatively low eco impact.

8 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