A robust and protective Gore-Tex jacket for walkers and mountaineers.
Using 3-layer GORE-TEX 50D fabric with 3-layer GORE-TEX 75D fabric reinforcements and a practical 3 pocket design the Mountain Equipment Makalu Jacket in Mykonos Majolica Blue is a shell that shines year-round. With its Alpine fit and renowned Mountain HC Hood, the Makalu Jacket can be relied upon whether you're on a long and committing backpacking trip or winter mountaineering in the toughest conditions.
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 Men's Makalu Jacket - Mykonos Majolica Blue 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.
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