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How New Zealand is Fighting the Growing Problem of Textile Waste

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.

So-called “fast fashion” isn’t slowing down, which means the problem of textile waste is only going to get worse. New Zealand’s Textile Reuse Programme, launched by minister Eugenie Sage in Wellington last month, wants to do something about it. Led by the Formary, a social enterprise that recycles end-of-life textiles into good-as-new ones, the initiative is…

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