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New Balance

How ethical and sustainable is New Balance? The summary ethical rating for New Balance is shown here. You will also find the average score for the whole product category too – so you can see how ethical and sustainable New Balance is in comparison to other brands. These ethical scores are long-trusted because they are based on a very wide analysis of the brand’s ethical performance, across multiple ethical criteria, including sustainability, animal welfare and human issues.  You will see the full breakdown of the New Balance ethical results on this page also.

Ethical performance in category

0

GSG score

50
64

GSG category benchmark

100

Ethical Rating

Environment

  • Environmental Report

    Good

  • Nuclear Power

    Good

  • Sustainable Materials

    Poor

Animal

  • Animal Welfare

    Poor

  • Vegetarian/Vegan

    Poor

People

  • Armaments

    Good

  • Code of Conduct

    Good

  • Political Donations

    Poor

  • Ethical Trading Schemes

    Good

  • Human Rights

    Good

Other

  • Ethical Accreditation

    Poor

  • Other Criticisms

    Poor

= GSG Top Rating = GSG Middle Rating = GSG Bottom Rating