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Rag News: June 2019


denim jeans as part of recycling in circular economy

The Circular Economy Applied to Denim In the circular economy model, we keep denim in use for as long as possible, extract the maximum value from it during use, then recover garments and fibers at the end of each service life. The circular economy of denim rests on three principles: Preserve natural capital by minimizing … Continue reading Rag News: June 2019

Environmental Benefits of Donating Clothing: Do Something Good for You, for Others, and for the Environment


woman hands bux of used clothing to man as donation for charity

In the age of social media fashionistas and beauty gurus, it’s easy to get caught up in the thrill of the hunt for the latest rags. Last year’s outfits linger on in the dark side of the closet until they form a looming pile of fashion faux pas eating up all your free space. This … Continue reading Environmental Benefits of Donating Clothing: Do Something Good for You, for Others, and for the Environment

Spring Cleaning: How to Donate Used Clothing & Other Goods


Springtime brings all kinds of ideas and possibilities. Something that’s become a pastime is the ritual of spring cleaning. A good “Spring Cleaning” can occur any time of year, of course. It’s just a matter of making the time, having the will and getting your home organized. Part of this often includes gathering up used … Continue reading Spring Cleaning: How to Donate Used Clothing & Other Goods