Our Mission (Against Fast Fashion)

20% of America’s Clothing gets donated

Even so, 15% of that clothing ends up thrown away, because of stains and mildew, and lack of resale.

Taken by Maya Seri

“Future archaeologists may look at landfills taken over by nature and discover evidence of Zara” (New York Times).

92 million articles of clothing are thrown away each year

2.31 billion tons of greenhouse gas emissions were produced by the fashion industry in 2018 ( 4% of the global total )

For the price of a $30 shirt, a worker makes 18 cents

Taken by Claire Lee

“More than 60 percent of fabric fibers are now synthetics, derived from fossil fuels, so if and when our clothing ends up in a landfill (about 85 percent of textile waste in the United States goes to landfills or is incinerated), it will not decay.” – New York Times