January is a time of resolving to improve, and people who want to be more mindful of their effect on their environment are starting to think more about the clothes on their back. The fashion industry, with its global reach, has been highlighted as a driver of pollution. Students, faculty and alumni from ASU are examining this issue and thinking of ways to reduce the impact of fashion on the environment.

 
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