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Earth Day Resolution: Say No To Laundry Day

It's Earth Day! And if you're like us, you would like to find a new way to help protect our planet. We have an easy one, and you can get your friends on board too. They're going to love it because it is actually LESS WORK. Intrigued? Say No To Laundry Did you know that the Fashion Industry is one of the biggest culprits in water consumption? A 2017 report revealed that, in 2015 alone, the fashion industry consumed 79 billion cubic meters of water — enough to fill 32 million Olympic-size swimming pools. It is expected to increase by 50% by 2030. Crazy, but true. It takes 2,720 liters of water to make a T-shirt. That's how much water you drink in THREE YEARS. And your...

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