Plastic Hangers Are Fashion’s Plastic Straws

In a world already drowning in plastic, single-use hangers aren’t helping. Experts estimate that billions of plastic clothing hangers are thrown away globally every year, with most used and discarded well before a garment is hung in stores, let alone inside shoppers’ closets. But it doesn’t have to be this way, according to French designer…

Circularity: Sustainable Fashion’s Holy Grail or Greenwashing?

Hundreds of fashion and apparel brands, from Adidas to Zara, have pledged themselves to the cause of circular fashion over the past year, making “circularity” something like the holy grail of sustainable fashion. But are they actually making the industry less wasteful? The circular economy, a term that refers to a value “circle” where products and…