The fashion industry is one of the biggest polluters on our planet. The average consumer throws away about 30 kilograms of clothing per year. Globally, textile waste adds up to 13 million tons each year. 85% of all textiles go to landfill each year, whereas 95% could be reused or recycled.
This zero waste week, we want to take the time to learn what we can do to reduce textile waste in our wardrobe. Here is our breakdown.