Our Footprint Ep. 3: Shopping green

By Kaylene Lin, Carlmont High School

Fast fashion is the world’s second-largest polluter. Every year, hundreds of thousands of clothes are thrown in landfills to be decomposed into waste. But, just as fast as fashion trends come and go, nonrenewable resources are also being drained. The importance of consumer awareness seems more evident than ever as large corporations continue to use unsustainable practices, and the time for consumers to act is now.

Music: “Sweet Memories” produced by wavytrbl

This story was originally published on Scot Scoop News on October 7, 2020.