Filosano Certification


 Filosano Materials

 Each of our products are carefully researched and certified based on the materials, manufacturing process and the people involved.
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Filosano does in depth research into all of our vendors and products and uses specific criteria to rate each one.  We will only promote products with a score over 10 points on the Filosano scale.

Filosano Certification Criteria

Points
Category 3 2 1 0
People Who made it Marginalized
business owner
Business owner Employee paid
fair wage under ethical conditions
Unethical
treatment, unfair wages, dangerous or hazardous environment or no information
Process How
was it made
By
hand locally
Locally
not by hand
Abroad
in supervised condition
Polluting
factory or no information
What was the impact on the environment Zero
pollution 100% recouped energy or resources
At
least 50% recouped energy or resources
Somewhat
wasteful but reported, controlled and contained
No
recouped energy or resources or no information
Materials How
were the materials made
Made
locally by hand minimal impact
Made
abroad supervised with minimal impact
Some
minimal affect to the local environment but reported, controlled and
contained
No
awareness of impact to environment or no information
Where
did they come from
Would
have been trash otherwise
Renewable
materials (minimal impact)
Made
new but from recycled materials (minimal impact)
Virgin
materials made from non sustainable raw materials or no information
Use How
will it be used
Lifetime
use
Closed
loop, recycled after use
Long
time use relative to similar products or recyclable
Single
use
Transit Transportation Domestic,
local to producer
Domestic
but not local or hitching a ride with transportation
Transporting
internationally but reported, contained and controlled, recycled packaging
materials
No
information