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Stella McCartney Helps Redesign Climate-friendly Fashion





The fashion industry urgently needs to reform its wasteful, polluting ways, British designer Stella McCartney and record-breaking sailor Ellen MacArthur said Tuesday.

With global clothing sales doubling since 2000, people now wear each item far fewer times, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation said, calling for items ranging from T-shirts to jeans to be designed differently and reused more.

The charity, established in 2010, has pioneered the shift toward a “circular economy” in which raw materials and products are repeatedly reused to reduce waste and pollution.

“In a new textiles economy, clothes would be designed to last longer, be worn more and be easily rented read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com

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