Cotton v Linen

10–20,000 litres of water is used to produce

a kilo of cotton or putting it another way, it takes over 10,000 litres

of water to make a single pair of jeans.

(United Nations)

That's one person's drinking water for 3 years!!!

Growing cotton uses 18% of total

pesticide 25% of total insecticide worldwide (Greenpeace)

Flax/linen requiring very little water and

little to no pesticides. It is grown in Europe

which cuts down on the carbon footprint.