Clothing Bales

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Happiness is a Bundle of Clothing

As you load your bags of clothing into a yellow Planet Aid bin and release the chute handle with a loud clang, you may wonder, "what happens n…

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NPR Unravels the Story of a T-shirt

NPR’s Planet Money is broadcasting a program that takes its audience behind the scenes of the textile manufacturing industry and briefly…

Recycling: A Fashion Statement?

Princess Catherine and a few other celebrities were recently lauded for the “recycling” of their wardrobes because they were seen …

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A Devil in Your Donations?

Part of what we do at Planet Aid is dispel myths about secondhand clothing; for example, how much is generated in the United States, wher…