The Veja canvas is made 100% organic and fair trade cotton originated from Taua, Brazil.
Cotton is grown by a co-operative for small farmers using agro-ecological methods. No chemicals or pesticides are used on crops and the farmers are paid a fair price.
The use of wild rubber increases the economic value of the forest and helps fight against deforestation. Each Veja sole is made with 40% of rubber from the Amazon rainforest. A Fair prices are paid to rubber tappers.
Leather is sourced in Porto Alegre, Brazil and tanned with low level chemicals and water. Leather used is traced and does not come from areas of deforestation.