​New laundry habits could reduce ocean microfiber pollution

grayscale-photo-of-washing-machine-2254065

The thousands of microfibers that are released by fabrics during domestic textile washing end up in rivers, the sea and the ocean, causing marine microplastic pollution. A new study from Northumbria University, conducted in partnership with Procter & Gamble, has revealed that nearly 13,000 tons of microfibers are being released ...

This is professional content

If you are already subscriber to The Outdoor Industry Compass, sign in here

barrier_image_OIC

Become a member today for just €31 a month

Your membership benefits:

  • Our executive edition of The Outdoor Industry Compass - the must-read for all leaders and decision makers in the industry
  • Open and full access to oicompass.com - all insights, research and analysis available online
  • Weekly E-mail update with a summary of the most important industry developments
  • Indepth analysis and case studies
  • Upgrade your market knowledge
  • Benchmark yourself against the market and competitors
  • Find inspiration to drive your business forward

For team and company-wide membership and enquiries see our corporate membership page.