Responsible Down Standard (RDS)

The Responsible Down Standard is the highest standard on ethical treatment of birds. It’s a certification that follows the down from slaughter house to ready garment. The birds are bred for their meat, the down is a bi-product. RDS look into the wellness of the birds making sure that the farms lives up to the five animal freedoms. No live plucking and no force feeding.

Peak Performance are certified by Control Union for RDS and our aim is to buy 100% RDS by 2019.