Replace all plastic packaging with more sustainable, environmentally friendly options, reducing waste by 2025.
Use only European leather that is a by-product of the meat industry, and strive to educate others on the environmental impact of cattle ranching for leather.
Continue to expertly craft timeless products of exceptional quality that will be treasured for a lifetime, not just a few years of use, forever prioritising versatility, longevity and classic design.
Halve our personal use of paper at Maxwell-Scott HQ by 2022, as well as all paper used during the customer purchasing process.
Educate our employees on changes that can be made to minimise our personal environmental impact, both inside and outside our Yorkshire HQ.
Provide a 25-year guarantee on manufacturing faults, offering an in-house, professional repair service for wear and tear as an alternative to new purchases.
Assess the recycling system at our Head Office annually, having already made steps to improve this in 2020.
Merge the traditional techniques of the Italian leather industry with modern, energy-efficient methods, continuing to create investment pieces that last.
The Tanning Process
Remain committed to tanning processes for our leather that limit their environmental impact, particularly concerning the use of chemicals.