11.11, 12.12, Christmas, New Year, and soon, Chinese New Year. If this whirlwind of sales and celebrations has turned you into a hedonistic shopper, drowning your wardrobe in new fits. Now that your closet is bursting, it’s time for a spring clean – because the planet deserves better than our fashion frenzy. A sobering fact: About 92 billion tonnes of textile waste is generated annually, according to Earth.Org.
Before we dive into another round of festive shopping, let’s take a moment to ponder our consumer choices and consider building a more sustainable wardrobe. Ahead, we’ve consulted some of Singapore’s environmental activists to help us navigate the path to conscious fashion choices.
6 Environmental Activists Share Spring Cleaning Hacks And Tips For A More Conscious Wardrobe