Landfills are located inequitably...
While communities with higher median incomes produce more textile waste, communities with lower incomes are more likely to have a landfill located nearby. Just as there is an issue of environmental justice here, there is also environmental racism.
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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.