Collectively, we need to look at our choices, redefine what we thought we knew and work towards expanding our awareness through rigorous inquiry towards owning products that have transparency, the lowest environmental impact and a deep sense of compassion and social justice.
Every dollar you spend is a choice you are making about the future of the planet and a statement of the life that you are living. In the textile industry alone greenhouse gas emissions from textile production stands at around 1.2 billion tonnes annually. It is so important to know what fabrics you choose, how they were made and processed - you will be shocked at how detrimental bamboo actually is to the environment even if the bamboo plant was originally organically grown.
This is the time of enquiry, your own research and understanding what goes on behind the scenes from the soils to the waterways to the air pollution.