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How More than swim is working as a brand to combat water pollution

Posted by Sandra Palmer on

  The fashion industry is the world's 2nd most polluting industry after Petroleum. This includes using half a trillion gallons of fresh water in the dyeing of textiles. These dyes are often discharged into nearby rivers and eventually lead into the sea. These areas of pollution have shown a dramatic rise in diseases. Partly due to the use of highly toxic chemicals.   At More than swim I use a process where the prints are digitally heat transferred onto the fabric and are printed to size and then sewn for no pollution and less fabric wastage. I am working to...

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