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Pandemic slows the export of used clothing worldwide


September 29, 2020

RLA SmartBrief: Bans on textile imports and other complications from the coronavirus pandemic have hampered the trade and export of used clothing around the world, meaning more items are likely being discarded in landfills, according to industry observers. "We are reaching the point where our warehouses are completely full," says Antonio de Carvalho, head of a UK textile recycling company.

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