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84% of used clothing ends up in landfills every year. The remaining 16% is either shipped, resold or donated. This clothing in landfills only adds to the pollutant gases in the air as clothes emit methane when it decomposes. Experts predict that a lot of clothing waste is going to accumulate the landfills given the fast-changing fashion trend that is ongoing. Consumers are buying clothes to keep up with fashion and discarding them after a short time. There is also the issue of the quality of clothing as it has deteriorated over time. A decade ago, clothes were designed to last an extended period and when donated or re-used, they would still last long. As such, while most of the clothing is donated, a significant percentage of it is disposed of due to poor quality. Many fashion houses have developed ways to reduce the impact of fashion on the environment.…