26 May '13, 1pm

9 Sustainable Fashion Brands That Produce Ethically in Bangladesh via @onswipe

boycott the Western brands and retailers linked to the garment factories grow increasingly vociferous. But blacklisting companies that do business in Bangladesh will only force them to take their manufacturing contracts to other, less controversial countries, creating a loss of jobs that will only further impoverish garment workers who are struggling to feed their families. The solution, labor advocates say, is to pressure Bangladesh and its Western clients to improve the country's dismal safety standards. Here are nine ethical apparel brands that are doing just that. PREVIOUSLY ON ECOUTERRE: Boycotting Brands Linked to Bangaldesh Building Collapse Not the Answer

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