Dyeing process can cause a big problem that leave one ofthe largest water pollution on the planet. Dumped and untreated wastewater arethe main problem in China and India’s dye houses. There are so some ways toreduce the impact of dying the textile by giving our clothes to someone,recycling or repurpose them, and swap our clothes to other people, it will saveclothes from landfill waste. Unfortunately it was already a common knowledge that thethings that are best for us are usually more expensive that the fast, cheap,and easy. Eviana Hartman, the Bodkin designer tell us what makes ethicalclothing a bit more expensive and why it is actually worth every penny. Sustainableclothing means adopting the society and environment friendly practices ofmaking clothes, including choosing to eject used of GMOs and pesticides duringfarming, recycling materials already in use, cruelty free silk implantation,using low-impact dying process and inks during making fabrics and yarn, andpaying a fair salary to the workers and others involved in the manufacturingprocess. Ethical clothing not just about certain kind of material that they usefor making clothes, it is also about making things durable.
It takes low-impactorganic corps to produce the clothing. Most sustainable clothing are made toorder, which reduces the waste in terms of mass producing. Fashion companiesmust find the balance between investing in ethical practices in their supplychains and sales, as despite growing awareness still somehow not enough peoplewiling to pay more for ethical fashion.
Retailer must think about how tojustify the high-price tags using innovation, design, and quality to givereason to consumers to purchase. Sometimes we must think ethical fashion as anorganic food, it was so expensive at the beginning, but if many people boughtit, the more prices went down, and then it became widespread.