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What's the Fashion Revolution & Why You Should Join | Eat Yourself Green
On this journey to live more sustainably we all get to a point where we need to rethink our wardrobe. The fashion industry is one of the top polluters in the world and that’s not to mention that this market faces serious problems when it comes to sustainability at a community level too. The Fashion Revolution Week starts tomorrow (from the 22nd to the 28th of April) and I’d like to give my 2 cents of advice on how you can reduce your impact, buy more sustainably and be a better consumer. What’s the Fashion Revolution & Why You Should Join The Fashion Revolution started in 2013 when a building in Bangladesh collapsed taking hundreds of lives of the workers who were making our clothes. Since then, the topic became more and more in vogue and consumers and the fashion industry itself started questioning: ‘Who made my clothes?’. The fact that the fashion industry is highly pollutant (2nd to only OIL) is in itself very scary. But also worth noting is the fact that workers usually suffer the impact of such a dirty business. Low pay, unhealthy work environment and usually child labour and slavery are part of the problem. …