PBS NewsHour

Costs of fast fashion fuel a rise in thrift shopping

Clip: 07/24/2022 | 6m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

Americans generated 13 million tons of clothing and footwear waste in 2018, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. Cutting down those numbers is a daunting task, but some young people are turning to thrift shopping to help the environment and their wallets. Rhode Island PBS Weekly's Isabella Jibilian reports.

Aired: 07/24/22

Rating: NR

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