Forgotten Cotton Victims -Cotton kills – the ‘dirty’ crop which claims the lives of pickers in the developing world

Cotton conjures up such positive mental images:  the softness of cotton wool on the face and the cool feel of cotton against the skin.

Unfortunately the realities of cotton production are very different and making a small change to both shopping habits and beauty routine can benefit the user, the environment and the people who pick and process cotton into the products we use every day.