A major player for Fair Trade
From fair trade ...
Fair trade is another way of dealing with small producers in the South: fair salary, order pre-financing and long-term partnerships, to enable these small-scale artisans to improve their living conditions in a sustainable way. Since 2006, we are members of the Fair Trade Platform (PFCE), an association that federates fair trade players France.
... to responsible trade
Originally specialized in fair trade, Altermundi's has evolved towards a more global approach to responsible trade. We provide articles designed by French and European designers, in a way that is respectful of man and the planet. Subscribe to Altermundi news to receive all our promotional offers and learn more about the Altermundi ecosystem.
Transparency and product information
Organic cotton The garment or accessory is made with certified cotton grown without chemical pesticide
Ethical fashion Your article respects mankind and the environment throughout the chain of production.
Renewable materials The main material used for this product is rapidly renewed. This is the case, for example, with bamboo.
Made in France Those products are made in a French based factory or workshop.
European Manufacturing This article is made in a factory or workshop located in Europe.
Crafts This article is handcrafted using traditional craft technique.
Fair trade The small producer who made this article received fair salary, often pre-financed. The contract with his supplier allows him to improve his living conditions.
Production solidarity This article is manufactured by an adapted company or an employment company. The production of this article encourages the hiring of people that are far from employment or handicapped.
Product Share The purchase of this product involves a social or environmental solidarity action. For example, for each pair of purchased shoes, a child in need receives a pair of shoes.
Upcycling This product has been manufactured from a material considered as waste. The raw material has been upgraded and its quality improved.
Recyclable Once used for a given period of time, the product can be recycled using suitable reprocessing networks.
Zero Waste Organic cotton bags, lunchboxs, jackets made from recycled bottles. Adopt a zero waste lifestyle !
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