Ecological clothing and fabrics
Today we are making an introduction to the topic of ecological clothes. What does actually understand? Basically, the term refers to the industry, what clothes that are environmentally friendly, produced without genetic manipulation and toxins. Eco refers to the final product and the method of production itself. Also the bio may not so heavily pollute the environment dresses after use, i.e. they should be reusable.
Ecological clothes made of hemp
Landmark of sustainable clothing
Leading designers specify good sound
Primarily because of the last aspect, the environmental clothing is a personal choice. If a piece of clothing is long used and recycled, of course depends on the decision of each individual buyer. It is located on him, his way to spend money, that this not only to his personal satisfaction of current leads, but also protect the environment of this earth in General.
Organic fashion by the label green earth
Tendency to the lifestyle
Vegan fashion from Lanius
Organic clothing is in the wide sense with other terms, such as “organic clothing”, “vegan clothing” or “ethical fashion” in conjunction. Bio and eco clothes are practically synonyms, and basically taken one could understand ‘Organic’ as the official label of clothes and “Eco” as an alternative.
Successful fashion brands such as H & M and adidas to make your fashion concepts
People tree – handwoven dress
No animals are injured in the manufacture of vegan fashion
Ethical fashion is a term that refers more to the behaviour of buyers. Thus, the fashion is meant in the first place which is created without abuse of cheap labor. With such a choice, protect the environment and take responsibility for their development. Thus they behave ethically. Your personal setting determines whether you still see clothes vegan and organic “ethical fashion”.
Learn about sustainable brands
Learning to think sustainably
Place a value on natural substances
Ethical fashion is the opposite of so-called fast fashion. The latter term we come later to speak.
Vegan – the call of a modern society
Different materials, different impact on the environment
In various articles we will address the diverse aspects of organic clothing. Today we start with the materials. We find that it is particularly challenging to develop an understanding with the Käuferzu this topic. It is a feat, if you learn to distinguish when a substance was produced ethically and environmentally friendly and when not. This includes first of all the material itself, but here also the different kinds of processing, as well as the country of origin or the place in question.
Give old clothes for recycling
The emphasis is now on harmful materials, which often are purchased.
Ever cheaper clothes, the higher the risk
Nylon and polyester
These materials are products of chemistry. They are not biodegradable. They are harmful to the environment in several ways. During its production, nitrogen oxide cuts off. This is 310 times toxic than carbon dioxide. Polyester needs still very much water to be cooled down. In addition, it used lubricants which lead to additional pollution. All processes associated with the production, consume much energy.
Organic denim by Armedangels
This is another artificial material, production of which is harmful to the environment. At first glance, it is not obvious that artificial silk has many disadvantages. Because it is produced from wood pulp. It’s a natural and environmentally friendly. Unfortunately, forest areas must be destroyed so that raw material for the production of artificial silk is obtained. Wood pulp is extracted from eucalyptus trees. In these, the need for water is tremendously high, which helps continue, that there are significant problems in some not so humid regions. And that’s not all unfortunately. So that is produced from the raw material of wood pulp, dangerous chemicals are used such as sulfuric acid and sodium carbonate (soda).
Hemp fashion coming
Find useful information on these materials and eco fashion? Then read the second part of our article on this subject!
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