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USAgain’s Infographic Illustrates the Environmental Impact of a T-shirt

Posted By Diane Pham On June 5, 2012 @ 3:11 pm In Accessories and Fashion,Design,Environment,global warming,Water Issues | No Comments

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Photo by Shutterstock [1]

Think that simple t-shirt you’ve got on is free from environmental impact? Think again. USAgain [2] has drawn up an eye-opening infographic that illustrates the damage a single t-shirt has on the earth. From excessive water usage to heavy carbon emissions, things get pretty ugly when it comes to your Beefy-T. Find out more after the jump.



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[1] Shutterstock: http://www.shutterstock.com/pic-76221064/stock-photo-price-tag-hang-over-brown-t-shirt-on-wood-background.html

[2] USAgain: http://www.ecouterre.com/infographic-how-many-pounds-of-textiles-do-americans-trash-every-year/

[3] READ MORE >: http://www.ecouterre.com/infographic-whats-the-environmental-impact-of-a-t-shirt/

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