Great Thunberg is one of the most well-known young climate activists in the world. She recently said that 90% of her clothes are second hand and have been passed onto her from other people, such as her family and friends.
Wearing second hand clothes is one way of cutting back on the waste produced by fast fashion. But what else could be done to encourage people to reduce, reuse and recycle clothing?
Put your problem-solving skills to the test by answering the following questions:
- What do you think celebrities could do to encourage people to reuse and recycle clothes?
- What could big brands and shops do to encourage people to reuse and recycle clothes?
- What could you do in your community to encourage people to reuse and recycle clothes?
Tell us your thoughts in the comments below. Don’t forget to let others know what you think of what they've said by replying directly to their comment. For example, do you think their ideas would work? Why or why not?