02 May '12, 2am

To go green, go local. Here are four brands, developed, designed and made in Malaysia

To go green, go local. Here are four brands, developed, designed and made in Malaysia

The soft, breathable cotton T-shirt you might be wearing now began its life as a fluffy little cotton plant, maybe somewhere in China, India, Kenya, the US or Uzbekistan – all huge growers. After harvesting, raw cotton lint is sent somewhere else to be spun into yarn, knitted, sewn and dyed. This usually takes place in Asia or South America. Further processes – labelling, getting sent to a distributor, printing, getting sent to a warehouse and finally to the retail store where you picked it up, could happen in a multitude of places.

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