Responsible Down Standard

Volcom is committed to the ensuring the highest practices of animal welfare across its supply chains and is currently sourcing Down according to the Responsible Down Standard. In 2017, 100% of the Down used in Volcom products will be certified to the RDS standard. Striving for continuous improvement, Volcom is also working with Textile Exchange ensure integrity and best practices through becoming a ‘Scope certified brand’. Textile Exchange is the owner of the Responsible Down Standard, which is now merging with the Global Traceable Down Standard (TDS). These standards are driving best practices in the industry. Volcom is a member of the Textile Exchange and is also supporting the work to enhance and improve the RDS.


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