Not Washing Your Clothes Is The New Trend

June 13, 2019

Yana Tikhonova

So the latest fashion trend is not washing your clothes. GROSS! Right?! Well it is in efforts to help save water.

An eco-friendly brand called Pangaia created $85 seaweed fiber T-shirts that are treated with peppermint oil to keep the shirts fresher longer between washes.

Washing machine company AEG says that 90% of clothes washed aren’t actually dirty enough to be thrown into the dirty clothes hamper, and washing machines account for 17% of our home water usage.

These new trends of shirts could save nearly 3,000 liters a water in a lifetime compared to the washing needed for cotton shirts. 

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