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The Hidden Cost of Clothing

It may come as a surprise, but plastic is used in clothing garments far more than you might think. Although plastic is designed to last indefinitely, clothings are not. Plastics is included in polyester and all the synthetic fibers, and the damage does not end with the manufacturing process. 

Sources

Circular Economy - UK, USA, Europe, Asia & South America - The Ellen MacArthur Foundation. Ellen MacArthur Foundation. (n.d.) https://www.ellenmacarthurfoundation.org/

Scott, M. (2020, September 18). Out Of Fashion - The Hidden Cost Of Clothing Is A Water Pollution Crisis. Forbes. https://www.forbes.com/sites/mikescott/2020/09/19/out-of-fashionthe-hidden-cost-of-clothing-is-a-water-pollution-crisis/?sh=5a9079be589c