Vaude Sport GmbH & Co KG


Website: http://www.vaude.com
Products & Services: Technical Clothing - insulation and soft shell , Socks , Sleeping Bags , Packs - Load Haulers and Daysacks , Other , Hydration Systems , Footwear , Climbing Hardware , Cleaners & Proofers - Caring for your Kit , Baselayers , Adventure Travel , Accessories , Tents, Sleeping Mats and Stoves , Waterproof Jackets and Trousers , Winter Kit
Outdoor Activities: Camping, snow camping and campfires , Canoeing, Kayaking, Dinghy Sailing, and Windsurfing , General Cycling and Mountain Biking , Hiking and Walking at Higher Altitudes , Observing nature, horse riding, fishing and other information. , Rock Climbing and Scrambling , Skiing, Ski Touring and Snowboarding , Surfing , Walking, Hiking and Picnicking - Enjoying the Countryside
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VAUDE - dedicated to making y(our) world a better place...

… this is what VAUDE stands for. It embodies VAUDE’s approach to social and environmental responsibility. It’s what the VAUDE team is working toward each and every day. With its products, VAUDE stands for mountain sports expertise, innovation and social and environmental responsibility.

We take our responsibility for people and nature seriously.
 
Bike for a better planet
Bike for a better planet
When did you join EOCA? VAUDEhas been member of EOCA right from the beginning.
Why our company is involved with EOCA? Nature is the `playground´ for ourselves and our customers, this is where our products are put to use. Of course we take a huge interest in protecting nature.

We support EOCA because we know conservation is a team sport: It needs joined resources to really make a difference.
 
Green Shape - guaranteed VAUDE eco products
Green Shape - guaranteed VAUDE eco products
What else do we do to support conservation?VAUDE is a partner of the WWF Germany: 1% of revenues generated from the VAUDE Green Shape Collection flows directly into WWF projects for children and teens.

Also, at VAUDE we really go that extra mile to improve sustainability throughout the entire company. That includes the useof sustainable materials and fibres as well as thebest available clean technologies inproduct development.

It also includes using 100% recycling or FSC paper in the company, as well as 100% renewable energy.
Our best green product and why? Green Shape is VAUDE’s quality label for products that feature special ecological benefits. The criteria for this label are very strict: only products that are made of at least 90% organic cotton or 90% recycled materials or 90%Tencel, or arecoloured using the eco-friendly VAUDE ecolour dyeing process, or made to conform to the world’s most stringent textile standard bluesign® earn the Green Shape quality label. VAUDE has the strictest criteria for Eco Products in the entire outdoor sector.

A few highlighted Green Shape products:

- Blue One tent which won the 2011ispo eco responsibility award
- Skale Jacket - Full- on performance sustainable product with 3 eco benefits:100% PTFE free recyclable Sympatex membrane,bluesign approved fabric, made of recycled PET bottles !
- Daytour backpack: the world´s first bluesign approved backpack
 
 
If you are an individual who loves the great outdoors and would like to support our projects, please click the donate button below. During 2017, all money donated will fund tree planting in Nepal as part of our 2 Million Tree Project.
We’re delighted to have been supported by the European Outdoor Conservation Association, who have been
an excellent partner and whose support has enabled us to divert more much-needed funds into local projects.
Dr Matthias Hammer, Biosphere Expeditions