New DNA tagging now allows you to track the origin of your cotton shirt!
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Around the world conditions for cotton workers are harsh, and in places like Uzbekistan they are taking people from their homes to work in the cotton fields as a form of slavery.
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It’s estimated that 1.2M Uzbeks, many of them children live in slavery because of the cotton trade, that’s 4% of the population. But as technology advances, we can now TRACK where our cotton is coming from and END IT together. AWARENESS is doing the work. ❌#enditmovement
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