Wealthy people generate more textile waste...
A study using textile waste data from the state of Florida found that people with higher incomes generated 76% more textile waste than people with lower incomes. You can read the open-access study here (link).
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Textile Waste Facts is a free 30-minute course developed by the Aftermath Learning Lab about textile waste and environmental justice. In the modules, you will explore solutions to textile waste and create your own personal action plan.