Europe's fashion habit fourth largest cause of environmental pressures

Madeleine Cuff
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Europeans buy 40 per cent more clothes today compared to 1996 | Credit: MM Photography
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Europeans buy 40 per cent more clothes today compared to 1996 | Credit: MM Photography

The negative environmental impact of textiles production is beaten only by food, housing and transport, new research reveals

Clothes, shoes, and accessories are the fourth largest cause of environmental pressures in the EU, according to new research released today by the European Environment Agency (EEA). At a time when concern...

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