De Standaard – A manual for ‘clean’ shopping

De Standaard, a Belgian renowned newspaper, published an article on the occasion of the commemoration of the Rana Plaza-disaster exactly 5 years ago. (This garment factory in Bangladesh collapsed killing thousands and has ever since been the symbol of everything wrong with the fast fashion industry.)

They give 5 tips to shop ethical brands and a handy overview of the brands who actively aim to improve both the sustainability of their items and the conditions of the production workers.

The full article can be found here.