The Arctic collection of merino wool socks are exceptionally warm. The socks are knitted in a soft and thick terry knit, which traps air and provides excellent warmth and comfort. Breathable and always dry to the touch, these socks effectively wick moisture away from the skin. These multi-purpose merino wool socks are designed for cold conditions or for feet that get cold easily.
really warm, breathable and antibacterial
for cool weather, indoor and outdoor use
for sports and outdoor activities, running shoes and ski boots
North Outdoor's main raw material is mulesing free merino wool. The wool they use is also WOOLMARK® certified, which guarantees high quality merino wool. They also have the international OEKO-TEX® STANDARD 100 which guarantees that North Outdoor products are free from substances harmful to health in contact with the skin.
North Outdoor manufactures its products in Finland and China and is a member of the amfori BSCI. Amfori BSCI (formerly known as the Business Social Compliance Initiative, BSCI) is a global initiative that aims to improve working conditions in international supply chains.North Outdoor also wants to contribute to responsible operations in China, so they personally visit the factories 2-4 times a year.
North Outdoor takes responsibility for the sustainability of merino wool and the brand. They also want to keep their carbon footprint as light as possible by making small and big choices for nature. Also, more than 50% of the energy used by North Outdoor comes from renewable sources.
Read more about North Outdoor's sustainability here.