27 Apr '13, 11am

Eco Fashion Week 06 Seminars:

Eco Fashion Week 06 Seminars:

Wes Baker from Debrand consultancy painted a picture of the nature of the global textiles industry and the challenges the it will face to create more effective and equitable solutions to the problems of overconsumption and waste. Up to 95% of clothing donated to second-hand and charity shops ends up abroad, most often in Africa, subsumed into the textile industry to be reworked (10-15% turned into rags) or flooded into the local clothing markets (resold). Only 5% of donated clothing is resold where it is donated. With fast fashion markets driving down production costs, the economic model of western second-hand goods sold to other markets is destabilizing, as a growing group of middle class consumers in emerging economies are turning directly to manufacturers to buy new instead of used clothing. As Jason Neve, from Eco Apparel Boardroom explained, there is a gap in innovati...

Full article: http://feelgoodstyle.com/2013/04/27/eco-fashion-week-06-s...

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