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Microfibers from Polyester Clothing Might Harm Marine Life More Than Microbeads

From new denim constructions, weights and washes to the steps global mills are taking to reduce impact, Rivet's SS23 In Season Look Book: Denim & Trims has everything you need to know for a successful denim season.

Turns out, not all microplastics are created equal. Although the term typically encompasses any plastic fragment with a diameter of 0.2 inches or less, microplastics can stem from anything from a polyester hoodie that sheds thousands of tiny filaments every time it’s laundered to a facial scrub that uses microbeads as a means of mechanical…

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