Sabine Weber

Clothing consumption has steadily increased over the last 30 years, to the degree that in 2013 the average consumer in North America purchased 64 garments per year at a rate of 1.2 garments per week. more

Jul 6, 2017 12:00 AM Features

After two years, garments are usually donated when only gently used and in good condition, as the charities request. The overwhelming remainder is discarded. more

Aug 15, 2016 12:00 AM Features