Posts Tagged ‘ Oxfam ’

May 25th, 2012

Popular high street retailer Marks and Spencer have recently launched a new clothes box recycling scheme in partnership with charity, Oxfam.

Over 10,000 items of clothing are thrown in the bin every 5 minutes which amounts to over a billion items a year. Over 500,000 tonnes of these items will end up at landfill where they will take many years to fully break down causing further damage to the environment. (more…)