Series: Fast Fashion
One garbage truck of textiles is landfilled or burned every second. This video discusses the environmental impact of fashion from creation to use, how and why so many clothes become waste and how we can make the industry more sustainable.
While the price of fashion for us may be low, the real cost is much higher. This video discusses fast fashion, planned obsolescence and the modern slavery and unsafe conditions that make cheap, disposable fashion so affordable for consumers.
As consumers, what can we do to change the fashion industry? This video discusses the New York Fashion Act, the legislations bringing accountability to the industry and the activists and artists that are educating consumers on what they can do.