INTRODUCTION
Personal protective equipment (PPE) waste mountains
Boom in certain sectors of the global man-made fibre, textile and clothing industries and industry reshoring

CONSUMERS HAVE BECOME MORE DEEPLY ENGAGED IN

SUSTAINABILITY DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS
Sentiment toward sustainability
Emphasis on social and environmental commitments
Shift in purchasing behaviour
Increase in purchasing online
Mindsets of consumers regarding fashion cycles and circular business models
An opportunity to strengthen commitments to sustainability and accelerate industry-wide change?