Fast fashion is eating up the planet – and this feeble government enables it

Fast fashion

How long would you expect to keep a bikini that cost only a quid? It’s always possible that women will treasure forever something costing less than a bus fare, I suppose. But let’s just say few of us are likely to be handing the £1 black two-piece launched by the cut-price online retailer Missguided this week down to our daughters.

This is practically the dictionary definition of throwaway fashion, stuff designed to be worn a couple of times and chucked at the end of the summer.

Read the full article on The Guardian.