All our handmade jewellery has been created by UK conscious brands who use only responsibly sourced materials.
Wasting resources and exposing ourselves and the producers to toxic materials along the way. Invest in with ethically made jewellery for great lasting quality. Thankfully, the increasing global focus on sustainability around the fashion industry. Has raised questions about the environmental impacts and ethics of the jewellery that we purchase. To help you find beautiful ethical jewellery.
MettaLife has eco-friendly UK brands with handmade sustainable pieces for you to enjoy or give as the perfect gift.
We love these vegan handmade jewellery pieces which combine earth kind ethics with stunning design. With recycled and environmentally friendly materials.
How does Jewellery production hurt the environment?
Mining can harm the environment in addition to its impact on the workers. whose plight in various regions has been highlighted by human rights advocates. Many eco-friendly and conflict-free options are luckily available.
Mining for gold, silver, diamonds, gemstones, and other metals can result in water pollution, greenhouse gas emission, and soil erosion. The waste contaminates bodies of water, soil, and the air around mines, though the cyanide solution is used in a low concentration.
Much of the mining for resources to produce jewellery will take place in developing countries. Where oversight is often lacking and workers, local residents, and the Earth are not properly protected.
Pearls do not require mining, but there are concerns in that industry too. When oysters are in nets, a lot of organisms grow on them, such as barnacles and sponges, a lot more than in their natural conditions. The process of washing them off can be problematic.
We can guarantee all of our trendy sustainable vegan jewellery uk are made from materials that are animal-free and also have minimal impact on the environment!