😩 The textile industry is the 2nd most polluting industry and the second-largest consumer of water. Textile dyeing is the 2nd largest water polluter
😩 Raw material production, preparation, and processing contribute to more than 70% of CO2 emissions.
😩 Contributes 8% to 10% of humanity’s carbon emissions
😩 Is responsible for 1/3 of industrial water pollution due to manufacturing practices
😩 Is accountable for 20% to 35% of microplastic found in the ocean
😩 Polyester takes more than 200 years to decompose
😩 The fashion industry consumes 98 million tons of non-renewable resources annually
😩 Textile mills use 20,000 chemicals to make clothes