Solutions journalism is news about how communities and organizations are responding to social and environmental problems. This collection contains solutions stories that spotlight efforts in the campaign for a sustainable fashion industry. Startup companies and innovative designers are experimenting with unconventional materials, including food waste and cow waste, to create clothing fibers. In Philadelphia, a farmer and designer are revitalizing the area's production of linen to localize the supply chain. Individuals and groups around the world are challenging the wasteful consumer culture using hashtags, forcing business transparency and favoring thrift and secondhand shops.
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