Here are some facts you may not know about your clothing: In America, of all the pesticides used, one-fourth of them are applied in the cotton fields. Many of the synthetic materials, like polyester, that are on the market today are petroleum based. And it takes approximately 1/3 of a pound of fertilizers and pesticides for just one cotton t-shirt.
If you are a “green” person, these fact probably don’t surprise you and most likely bother you. So if you have any ethics about you, you’re probably wondering what can you do to go green in the closet too. Continue reading »