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Recycled plastics for fashion victims
Planet 3 min

Recycled plastics for fashion victims

At a time when corporate ethics and social responsibility are increasingly in vogue and the state of the environment has everyone worried, fashion designers, ready-to-wear stores, clothing manufacture...
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