It is alarming that the fashion industry is harmful towards the environment. Fabrics made from petrochemicals cannot be recycled as they do not degrade and add to environmental woes. Many garments require dyeing which involves water, hence polluting the water. Bleaching involves dioxin which is toxic and can cause cancer, reproductive and nervous system damages.
These environmental hazards are not worth ignoring. Hence luxury fashion brands are coming up with eco-conscious clothing lines.These luxury brands are creating sense of awareness among the fashion industry so as to save the environment.