Part of Nikwax’s philosophy is to measure and understand their footprint. From CO2 emissions down to the chemicals which make up their products, they want to know what its impact is likely to be. Nikwax applies a scientific approach that combines understanding, measurement and continuous improvement. Their most important issues are: Protecting consumers and the environment from dangerous chemicals, working to reduce our contribution to climate change, supporting conservation of natural habitat, responsible approach to waste, campaigning for a change in wider society. Nikwax share their environmental performance data online. More information on the Nikwax website.