• Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
  • Clean Clothes Campaign
Deadly Denim - Sandblasting in the Bangladesh Garment Industry
Thursday, 29 March 2012 00:00

Sandblasting has become the key method for finishing most modern jeans requiring that ‘worn-out’ look. Under the sandblasting process the denim is smoothed, shaped and cleaned by forcing abrasive particles across it at high speeds. The process is fast and cheap and demand for pre-worn denim has led to a massive rise in its use. But this fashion comes at a price: the health and even the lives of sandblasting workers.

 

Study conducted by
AMRF in Association with CCC and
NGWF

 

Deadly Denim front

icon Deadly Denim (4.58 MB)

icon Deadly Denim - Summary (839.36 kB)

 
 
 

Archive site!

This is the archive of the old Clean Clothes Campaign website, to allow people to locate some specific, and really old content.

It won't be updated anymore, and hasn't been updated since april 2013.

Our current website at www.cleanclothes.org has all up-to-date resources available, so please go there for current information.

www.cleanclothes.org

Follow CCC:

Search

Donate to us