Daily Footprint, #6 – Clothing (Sustainable Textiles, Part 2)

In part one, I took a look at some issues to consider when rating textiles from a social and environmental perspective. Here are a few remaining factors to consider, but do make a choice based on what’s most important to you and then share your information with others by writing a “green star” review (of … Continue reading Daily Footprint, #6 – Clothing (Sustainable Textiles, Part 2)

Daily Footprint, #6 – Clothing (Sustainable Textiles, Part 1)

Time to get dressed! Clothing is a huge topic so I’ll just go into one aspect here – choice of textile. Hopefully I’ll go into the other main topics in future posts: the human impact of cut-and-sew factories and the environmental impact of dyeing and finishing. Since clothing is one of our major needs in … Continue reading Daily Footprint, #6 – Clothing (Sustainable Textiles, Part 1)