Do you want to shop consciously and mindful?
At Bergzeit you will find many ways to quickly find environmentally friendly, fairly produced or sustainable products.
We’ve outlined the most important outdoor and mountain sport standards and certified products that our labels have to offer. With the following list you can go directly to these products and the relevant information that is available.
All sustainable products at Bergzeit can be found in this overview.
Products labelled with "100% vegan" entirely dispense with the use of animals or animal ingredient origins (such as leather or down).
The bluesign certificate guarantees sustainable production of clothing. Criterias are energy efficiency, low water and air pollution and pollutant levels.
This product is free of Bisphenol A (BPA). This means that no softeners/plastizers have reached foods or beverages.
Mountain Equipment only uses high-quality goose down from animal friendly farming practices. The origin of the down is transparent and fully traceable.
EMAS (Eco-Management and Audit Scheme) is a voluntary program of the European Union, whereby companies examine and support their environmental management.
The Fair Wear Foundation (FWF) is an independent organization that verifies working conditions and salary in the manufacture of clothing. This ensures fair clothing.
Fairtrade certified living and working conditions and remuneration in the production of food in developing countries.
Naturtextil IVN GOTS guarantees a minimum standard for organic textiles: 70% must come from natural fibers from organic farming or livestock.
The Vaude Green Shape award guarantees eco-friendly and sustainable products. With this label, Vaude guarantees caring working conditions.
The myclimate label calculates the CO2-climate balance. On this basis, compensation will be calculated in order to make the manufacturing process carbon neutral.
Organic Cotton is produced without the use of chemicals such as artificial fertilizers or pesticides. This reduces the residues in clothing and the environment.
PFCs (per-fluorocarbons) are among other things used for waterproofing. They accumulate in water, soil and organisms and are of concern for human health and environment.
PVC (polyvinyl chloride) contains elastic material softener (phthalates). These phthalates are classified as toxic and harmful.
The Responsible Down Standard guarantees the origin of down from ethically correct certified farms.
Recycled products are manufactured from recycled materials. This protects resources. Many manufacturers use for their own label and descriptions.
Repreve is a high-quality polyester fibre, which is made from recycled PET plastic bottles. The origin of the materials has been certified.
At a glance
The good news is, that if you choose to be environmentally or sustainably aware when purchasing a product, you will not have to forgo on functionality. At Bergzeit you’ll find loads of functional outdoor-products, which offer the highest of standard – simple to find and with an easy to understand overview.
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