Need a quick primer on why “fast fashion” is such a terrible thing? Take a gander at Alexandria Heinz’s brilliant infographic, which lays bare a number of statistics that will make even veteran shoppers blanch. Click below the fold for the full image. (Note: An earlier version of the story misstated that Americans buy 20 million, rather than 20 billion, per year. This has been corrected.)

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