Americans throw away around 70 pounds of clothes every year

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Americans throw away around 70 pounds of clothes every year

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Photo Credit: ARTEM BELIAIKIN

Photo via Flickr under the Creative Commons License

Photo Credit: ARTEM BELIAIKIN

Photo Credit: ARTEM BELIAIKIN

Photo via Flickr under the Creative Commons License

By: Emily Spillar, Editor

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In America, citizens buy five times more clothing than they actually need. As a result, they throw away around 70 pounds of clothes a year.