Slow Fashion Season 2019

Slow Fashion Season 2019 The fashion industry is responsible for enormous amounts of water consumption (32 million Olympic size swimming pools per year) and CO2 emissions (8% of global greenhouse emissions – and growing fast). Textile dyeing is the second largest polluter of clean water globally, only after agriculture. Then there is the enormous waste creation (148 million tons by 2030) and land use (115 million hectares by 2030), and we haven’t even started on labour conditions yet… Enough numbers, time for action. We are looking for 10,000 people to…

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Human population reduction is not a quick fix for #environmental problems

Human population reduction is not a quick fix for environmental problems A 2014 study concluded that reducing the human population is “not a quick fix for environmental problems.” Using models, it found that even a worldwide one-child policy would give a global population of around 7 billion by the end of the century — much the same as today’s population. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4246304/ submitted by /u/theRoadLessTraveled1 to r/sustainability [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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