Do you ever question the power that your personal choices really have?
Click on this image to watch a short & sweet Video by National Geographic focusing on the resources we use just in relation to buying, using and caring for our cotton T-shirts and what we can do to make this choice a little better.
This is an example of varying degrees of ethical consumption, we start with the easiest ethical choice and gradually learn to engage with deeper levels of ethical appraisal. But the important thing here is to simply start with a single step towards more mindful consumption. In the case of this T-shirt, we ask ourselves- how many t-shirts do we really need to buy and can we reduce our energy consumption by washing them in cold water, drying them on the clothesline and completely avoiding the need to iron them?