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secondhandseptember

#secondhandseptember

Oxfam has called for a movement in the month of September called #secondhandseptember . The intention of this movement is to get people to pledge to ONLY purchase secondhand goods for the whole month of September. Changing out your closet every season, every year, is just simply not a sustainable way to live if you …

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Secondhand clothing imports are safe during Coronavirus-19 Pandemic

A few nations worldwide have halted the import of secondhand clothing because of the fear that they might be contaminated with the coronavirus. The Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) and EuRIC contend this is ‘unlikely’ to be the situation. ‘While we completely comprehend that administrations need to ensure their laborers, for example, dockworkers, haulage organization …

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KEPZ exports used textiles

Exploring the benefits of the growing Used Textile Recycling Industry located in the Karachi Export Processing Zone in Pakistan

The used textile industry is growing at a rapid rate. Even with the rise of fast fashion, the used textile industry is projected to become almost 50% bigger than the fast fashion market by 2028. The Karachi Export Processing Zone in Pakistan is greatly benefiting from the used textile industry as it has exported an …

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