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The Shift from Natural to Synthetic: The Environmental Impact of the Clothing Industry's Oil Dependency

The Shift from Natural to Synthetic: The Environmental Impact of the Clothing Industry's Oil Dependency In the ever-evolving world of fashion, trends come and go, but one shift in particular has had a profound impact on both the industry and the environment: the move away from natural fibers like cotton and fur towards synthetic fibers derived from toxic oil. 

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The Controversial History of Polyester in Clothing

The Controversial History of Polyester in Clothing

In the ever-evolving landscape of fashion, the history of textiles often mirrors the values and concerns of society. One such material that has significantly influenced the clothing industry is polyester. Despite its dominance for decades, the origin of polyester from...

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The Toxic Reality of Polyester Underwear: Why You Should Avoid It

The Toxic Reality of Polyester Underwear: Why You Should Avoid It

n a world where convenience and affordability often dictate our clothing choices, it's essential to look beyond the surface and consider the hidden consequences of our decisions. One such decision is the choice of polyester underwear. Polyester, a synthetic fabric,...

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Do you wear Polyester Underwear? Time to Switch Materials According to Shocking Study

Do you wear Polyester Underwear? Time to Switch Materials According to Shocking Study The study, “Contraceptive efficacy of polyester-induced azoospermia in normal men” found that men who wore polyester underwear for 12 months became azoospermic (had no sperm in their semen). The study also found that the men who wore polyester underwear had a lower testicular volume and a higher rectal-testicular temperature difference than men who wore cotton underwear.

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Recycled Polyester should be avoided in clothing

Recycled Polyester should be avoided in clothing Plastic bottle clothing, also known as recycled polyester clothing, is made from recycled plastic bottles. While the use of recycled materials in clothing can be a positive step towards sustainability, there are still several reasons why plastic bottle clothing may be problematic, including adverse affects to human health. 

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