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BIGGEST WTF OF 2013: What is Gap Inc. doing to this river?

told the world to "be true to your hue," it probably didn't have Indonesia's waterways in mind. Yet the retail giant, which also owns the Banana Republic , Old Navy , Piperlime, and Athleta labels, is among a raft of brands that have turned the Citarum River in West Java into an unnaturally florid chemical cocktail, according to Toxic Threads: Polluting Paradise , a Greenpeace report that details how the company's shady business relationships have transformed a once-pristine watershed into a sewer of toxic, hormone-disrupting, and highly persistent substances. READ THE ORIGINAL STORY >

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