TITLE

The shirt off our backs

AUTHOR(S)
Dupin, Chris
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/27/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the popularity of used clothing from the U.S. in West Africa. Weight of post-consumer textile materials that are recycled each year according to the Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles Association; Decline in apparel shipments to Africa; Value of a container of clothing.
ACCESSION #
9027694

 

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