Jen van der Meer

Green Your Appliances Your Appliances! Washers and Dryers

Published: (Updated: ) in Inhabitat, Product Ecology, by .

Bosch Washing Machine
Bosch Washing Machine

At Inhabitat:

We’ve enjoyed covering the surging interest in eco-fashion at Inhabitat – particularly new designers experimenting with bio-based materials and organic sources, produced with green and socially conscious methods. But the next time you covet the latest NaturevsFuture corn-based dress or Linda Loudermilk bamboo and silk trousers, consider this: the majority of a garment’s ecological impact occurs during the washing phase. So with that in mind, this week’s installment of our Green Your Appliances series focuses on your washer and dryer.

 

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