Why Silk is Problematic – Eco Warrior Princess

Sascha Camilli, AKA Eco Warrior Princess, explains the ethical issues associated with silk, a material often overlooked as benign with regards to animal welfare, and how its processing makes it the second most polluting material used in fashion. Camilli goes on to explain how “peace” silk is not as moth friendly as often thought, and lists 5 vegan silk alternatives that do not involve synthetics.

Read the full article at Eco Warrior Princess: Why Silk id Problematic and Silk Alternatives Vegans Wear Instead

Image: Chinese Oak Silkmoth (Antheraea pernyi) by Dean Morley

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