Responsible Down Standard - Library @ E2Expo
Updated: Dec 2020
The Responsible Down Standard (RDS) addresses animal welfare in the duck and geese supply chain and chain of custody of down and feather material from certified farms to the final product.The Responsible Down Standard aims to ensure that down and feathers come from animals that have not been subjected to an unnecessary harm. The standard also provides companies and consumers with a tool to know what is in their products, and to make accurate claims.
The independent, voluntary global standard was developed with the input of animal welfare groups, industry experts, brands and retailers. The standard recognizes and rewards the best practices in animal welfare.
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