As fast fashion’s profitable model spreads across the world, it’s important to know the negative environmental impact it unleashes.
3,000 litres of water is required to make one cotton shirt. That’s equal to 2-3 years of drinking water for one person. It’s more than 30 fully-filled bathtubs. Organic cotton, on the other hand, uses around 70% less water, and is the conscious choice one can make..
Since there’s a lot to cover, I’ll point you towards a good summary here. It groups by fibres to prefer and fibres to avoid, with clear cut summaries on each.