Textile waste -- Recycling  

Marketplace Fighting back against fast fashion

85% of clothing we donate to charity ends up in a landfill. Journalist Charlsie Agro visits two schools trying to break the "fast fashion" cycle after they watched the Marketplace investigation in 2018, Clothing Waste: Fashion’s dirty secret.
  • 2019
  • 00:06:25
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 09/18/2020

Marketplace Clothing Waste: Fashion’s dirty secret

Marketplace investigates clothing recycling programs at fast fashion chains, and reveals the marketing may not live up to what it promises consumers and the planet. While you feel good about dropping off all those used clothes, you might not be doing as much good as you think. Watch host Charlsie Agro's journey as she follows the trail of your old ...
  • 2018
  • 00:22:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/18/2020