Yes, we’re making more clothes and products than people in the world can use, but what happens to the leftovers? What happens to the communities that we send our excess garments to? Is our trash really someone else’s treasure, or are we harming these people and places more than we’re helping them? Liz Ricketts, designer and founder of The Or Foundation, guides us through where our surplus goods go, how they affect the planet, and what alternatives to this existing model are.
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