For climbing in the worst winter conditions anywhere in the world, look no further than the Manaslu jacket from Mountain Equipment.
Featuring Gore-Tex's most premium Pro fabric, the Manaslu is highly robust thanks the 80D reinforcements, but retains excellent freedom of movement thanks to the alpine fit.
With a range of large pockets for storing essentials, fully adjustable hood, and underarm pit zips for increased ventilation, the Manaslu is the ultimate hard shell.
We know our customers like to know exactly what they're buying; we're not going to sugar coat it, but we are going to explain it. We've divided up all of the sustainable features we've identified across our product ranges and grouped them into three so you know how your purchase is making an impact: Think Nature, Think Welfare, Think People.
The Mountain Equipment Women's Manaslu Jacket - Red has the following sustainability attributes...
This brand partners with the Fair Wear Foundation (FWF). The Fair Wear Foundation is a clothing industry specific, non-profit organization that ensures sustainable, fair and safe labour conditions in factories. They work directly with brands, factories, trade unions, NGOs and governments to establish a living wage and a working environment that’s free from gender-based violence, discrimination and harassment. There is emphasis on a brand’s business practices and how this can make direct sustainable change, alongside factory audits and worker interviews.
Find out more about Fair Wear Foundation here: https://www.fairwear.org/.
This brand partners with the Fair Labor Association (FLA). The FLA has a broader remit and does not just focus on the apparel industry. They aim to protect workers rights around the world and collaborate with universities, civil society organisations and companies to create sustainable working conditions. FLA have their own Code of Conduct based off the UN’s International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) standards. Affiliated companies must implement this Code of Conduct across their supply chain.
Find out more about Fair Labor Association here: https://www.fairlabor.org/.
I am looking for a jacket which doesn't finish at the waist but is long enough to cover my bum. How long is this jacket?Asked Isolde James-Griffiths from Edinburgh