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The Microfiber Problem Will Only Get Bigger if Apparel Companies Don’t Act

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It’s no secret microplastic pollution has proven a major problem for the environment, but the verdict may still be out on the impact of natural versus synthetic fibers. Speaking at the Cotton Sustainability Summit in San Diego last week, Anna Cummings, co-founder and global strategy director at 5 Gyres, an organization devoted to reducing plastics pollution, said…

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