The Negative Impacts of Dyeing

Charlie Bradley Ross Saturday, 1 September 2018

In my opinion, producing designs responsibly comes down to some good old fashioned common sense. When you arm yourself with the knowledge of what makes dyeing unsustainable and understand the irresponsible practices to avoid, you will naturally begin to ask your suppliers the right questions and be able to help those who aren't already, move towards more ethical practices.


In this video you'll learn:

  • How your choice of dye should be considered as part of the environmental impact across the entire supply chain of your product.
  • How dyes impact resources, workers, local areas and wearers.
  • A case study showcasing the negative impacts of dyeing and finishing.

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