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‘The Deliveroo of clothing repairs’: new app gives garments a second chance By linking customers to local seamsters, the Sojo app means people can get their clothes altered, repaired or upcycled in just a few clicks Environment Innovation Lifestyle Society
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A fresh spin: the clothes made out of recycled wood pulp A Finnish company has found a way of using wood pulp to print new clothes – and the only byproduct is water Environment Innovation Lifestyle Society
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Drop the shop: could you buy only secondhand clothes in September? People are being urged to buy secondhand clothes only during September, in a campaign fronted by Michaela Coel Lifestyle UK
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Green is the new black: how biotech is making fashion more sustainable From lab-grown spider silk to ‘living dyes’, biotechnology is being used to make clothes that don’t cost the earth Environment Good Business Lifestyle Social Enterprise
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Secondhand fashion industry is booming and could overtake fast fashion – research Shoppers are increasingly turning towards secondhand clothing, new studies suggest. The market for pre-loved items could even become bigger ... Environment Lifestyle Society Sustainable Development
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Could ‘secondhand first’ be an antidote to fast fashion? Next week, clothes recycling charity Traid will be urging people to wear secondhand instead of buying new. Could instilling pride in wearing... Society
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