Impact of our excessive use of clothes.

First of all “What is clothes?” Clothes is somethings that we wear to protect our body from harsh weather, dust, and to cover of body. Only five to six sets of clothes is enough for everyone.But many people has more than fifteen sets of clothes. Which is unnecessary wastage of money, clothes, and this even leads to uncountable negative impact on environment and society.

Clothes say for T-shirts are produced more than 2 billion units annually in the world. Due to industrialisation and globalisation clothes are are hugely bought, sold, and demanded from different corners of the world. Very enormous amount of t-shirt producing countries of the world are India, America, Turkey, Bangladesh, China, etc.

Now the question arises “How t-shirt i.e clothes are made?” and “what the clothes are made up of?” T-shirt are made up of cotton, first cotton seeds are soan irrigated, harvested to get fluffy and industrilist seprete it from cotton ball. cotton plants requires bulk amount of water, pesticides and insecticides and grown with massive human labour.

While some clothes are made up of organic substances i.e with the help of organic manure rather than chemical enriched insecticides and pesticides. But only 1% of farming is done organically and it result in lesser output .

Once the output of the farm is ready industrialist send them for spinning facility where cotton are blend, card, comb, pull, stretch, twist to form threads called silver, yarn are send to mill and knit it into a fabric here clothes are deepen with artificial dyes that add color to clothes.after it clothes are send to factories for further processing.

“What are the positive impact of these process of clothes making?” Enormous qualities and quantities clothes with different color shade and with different style are easily available to everyone even at the lowest price. Wide option to choose clothes are available it provides many people employment opportunity.

What are the negative impacts of clothing construction?” The pesticides that farmers use degrade the quality of soil, contaminate other products and get into the food we eat. The chemicals that are used to bleach and colour textiles can damage the environment and peoples health.Most of the textile machines cause noise, sound and air pollution. Over-usage of natural resources like water depletes or disturbs ecological balance. Five million workers, labours and farmer who are employed in production of t-shirst are exploited inspite of their intense work they are paid very small wages.

Last and the final question “How we can change the seniro of this sitution?” We can denote our old clothes rather than dispose them.
We can buy second hand clothes.
Use organic fabric.
Wash clothes less and line dry to save resources.
Instead of throwing them away at the end of their life, donate, recycle, or reuse them as cleaning rags.

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