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New Study Questions Whether Natural Fibers Are Better for the Environment

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.

Researchers in the United Kingdom are wondering just how “natural” so-called natural fibers really are. A year-long study of more than 200 freshwater and atmospheric samples, gathered from over a dozen local rivers and rooftops, has revealed a “much higher” percentage of natural fibers than microplastic ones, according to experts from University of Nottingham’s School…

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