Time to move the needle on pollution and waste from the textile industry

The global textile industry uses 53 million tonnes of natural and synthetic fibres every year, 73% of which end up incinerated or in landfill. Emily Macintosh takes a look at the environmental impact of the clothes we wear and asks whether Europe is in need of a wardrobe change. This article first appeared in the printed … Continue reading Time to move the needle on pollution and waste from the textile industry