What happens to your clothes in their next life and why it matters

Leaving your old jeans at a clothing recycling bin might feel like your good deed for the day, but are you actually making a difference?

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What makes my fashion ‘fast’?

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What happens to donated clothes?

The way most people encounter the second-hand clothing trade is their High Street second-hand store. I think there is a common presumption amongst the general public that if they give something to charity it’s most likely to be sold in one of these shops. And while many garments are sold in these shops, the demand is relatively low compared to the supply, and far more get exported overseas. — Dr Andrew Brooks

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Why should we care?

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How to make sure the next life is a better one

Thinking about how ‘sustainability’ intersects with various aspects of life

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