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Sustainability, Science, Society: The fashion industry

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Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre, Building 301

23 Symonds St

Auckland, Auckland 1010

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Join us for a seminar on key sustainability issues within the fashion industry. This seminar will include speakers from the Faculty of Science who will present current research and thinking on the topic and guest speakers from organisations that are applying innovative solutions.

Towards clean, green clothing
Professor Penny Brothers,
School of Chemical Sciences, University of Auckland

What about the workers: the high cost of
Fast Fashion, clothes we make and sell and
can't afford to buy.
Maxine Gay,
Retail Secretary FIRST Union

Fashion Victims: A critical exploration of efforts to improve working conditions in the clothing industry.
Dr Maureen Benson-Rea and Miriam Seifert,
Management and International Business, University of Auckland

The sustainability of fast fashion from a designer's perspective.
Auguste Harrington,
Postgraduate student, School of Psychology, University of Auckland

Refreshments will be served in the Foyer from 5.30pm

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