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In New York, one non-profit looks to combat textile waste

Terra Daily Friday, 15 February 2019
In New York, one non-profit looks to combat textile wasteNew York (AFP) Feb 14, 2019

The fashion industry generates tons of fabric waste each year, notably in New York - one of the world's shopping capitals and host twice a year to runway shows, a major contributor to the wider problem. Enter Fabscrap, a non-profit organization dedicated to recycling and reusing textiles that are unsuitable for donation. Every day, 3,000 pounds (some 1,350 kilos) of scraps arrive at the
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