SANE literally means “reasonable or sensible“. For us, a SANE product must be healthy for the planet and the people.
SANE certification guarantees the highest level of sustainability throughout the making of an article, from the fiber to the sewing of the last button.
With a logo stating this responsible way of production, SANE makes brand’s values visible to the world and enables consumers to wear them with pride.
SANE STANDARD takes a holistic approach to sustainability. SANE requirements cover the environmental impact, the social impact, and the impact on consumer safety over the span of the product’s life cycle.
GUARANTEE OF SANE CERTIFICATION
Certified products must fulfill the SANE requirements in all areas covered. We don’t think it is sane to protect humans while the planet is at risk or the other way around.Our certification requirements include the use of APPROVED MATERIALS and other prerequisites concerning the
SANE hangtag on each certified product makes conscious consumers’ lives easier.
As it is almost impossible for buyers to comprehend the impact of a single product, SANE does the work for you.
A unique QR code on the back of the hangtag brings consumers to the product certification page with more production details.
SANE is not only a certification: being SANE is an attitude. Our certification makes this attitude visible.
With an iconic logo that states a commitment to an ethical way of dressing, SANE creates a movement of conscious fashion lovers and like-minded fashion brands.
Wear your values and show them to the world.
SANE has the power to make brands' positive values visible through our Certification Hangtag and optionally through our iconic logo displayed on the outside of certified products.
SANE offers 3 levels of visibility – that way brands are free to choose how discreet or bold they want to be.
Steps to follow to get a product certified
Fill in our free ONLINE QUESTIONNAIRE to check if your product is eligible. Alternatively, contact SANE at info[at]sane-standard.com in case of doubt.
Fill in the CERTIFICATION REQUEST. SANE will send you our list of authorized third-party certifiers. The auditors will propose an audit plan.
Set up the audit with an authorized certifier. The audit can be on-site, virtual, or assessed by documentation depending on the product and facilities’ specificities.