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Why Trashing Old Clothes Is So Bad For The Environment

Got old clothes you’re planning to trash? You have lots of company. In 2013 alone, Americans discarded 15.1 million tons of clothing and other textiles, and 85 percent of that wound up…

Cambodia raises 2017 minimum wage for textile industry workers

Industry has created 600,000 jobs that sustain rural families and have spurred years of robust growth   PHNOM PENH, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Cambodia agreed on Thursday to raise to $153 from…

Bangladesh garment factory fire kills 12

Bangladesh garment factory fire kills at least 12 A fire broke out in a garment packaging factory just outside the Bangladeshi capital on Saturday, killing at least 12 people, police and witnesses…

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Why Trashing Old Clothes Is So Bad For The Environment

Got old clothes you’re planning to trash? You have lots of company. In 2013 alone, Americans discarded 15.1 million tons of clothing and other textiles, and 85 percent of that wound up…

Cambodia raises 2017 minimum wage for textile industry workers

Industry has created 600,000 jobs that sustain rural families and have spurred years of robust growth   PHNOM PENH, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Cambodia agreed on Thursday to raise to $153 from…

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Fire at “Ready Made Garments”-factory doused after 15 hours

After 15-hour of frantic effort, 13 units of fire service members doused the fire which broke out at…

India is rounding up a gang to clean the Ganges River and Germany just agreed to be a part of it

India and Germany will work together to refurbish the Ganges river. The two nations signed an agreement that…

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Repost: 5 Truths the Fast Fashion Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know

The fashion industry gets a lot of flack these days. The excess, the overtly sexual advertising, the humanitarian issues, the waste, the lawsuits, the list goes on. The industry giants have dedicated…

‘Fixing’ Fashion Retail

Written by Vikram Alexei Kansara Source: Business of Fashion Michael Preysman on Iterating Everlane and ‘Fixing’ Fashion Retail Amidst market reports that Everlane is seeking new investment at a valuation ‘north of…

Beyoncé’s Ivy Park label responds to sweathshop claims

Arcadia insists that Topshop meet ethical trading standards   Arcadia, the company behind Beyoncé’s new athleisure label for Topshop, has responded to criticism that their clothing is made in ‘sweatshop’ conditions, following a…

Three years after Rana Plaza disaster, has anything changed?

MUMBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Three years after the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh that killed more than 1,100 factory workers, the rights and safety of workers are in greater focus, but…

Beyoncé clothing range is made by ‘sweat shop labourers on £4.30 a day’

Beyoncé’s new range of women’s sportswear is made using sweat shop labourers who earn as little as £4.30 a day, The Telegraph reports. The American pop star’s Ivy Park gym gear is…

New Fairtrade Textile Standard and Programme

Written by Carrie Somers Source: Fashion Revolution New Fairtrade Textile Standard and Programme aims to protect workers in the textile industry. Almost three years after the deadly collapse of the Rana Plaza…

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