What Really Happens When You Donate Your Clothes—And Why It’s Bad • Discoverology

What Really Happens When You Donate Your Clothes—And Why It’s Bad

Business, Life

Contrary to popular (naive) belief, less than 20 percent of clothing donations sent to charities are actually resold at those charities. The other 80 percent is sent to textile recyclers who then determine the next cycle of the garment’s life.

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