The Lieutenant Governor offered opening remarks at the World Ethical Apparel Roundtable conference 2018 in Toronto.
Since 2014, WEAR has provided a unique forum to share examples of both local and global leadership, best practices and innovative solutions with the North American apparel and textile industry.
#DYK Compared to 20 years ago, we now consume four times the amount of clothing, which we wear for half as long. Thankfully progress is being made on the reuse and recycling of apparel and textiles. Congratulations to participants of this year's @FTAorg #WEAR2018 #SDG12 pic.twitter.com/5qorHVemft
— Elizabeth Dowdeswell (@LGLizDowdeswell) October 1, 2018