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(1) Two-thirds of consumers state that, following Covid-19, sustainability has become a more important priority in the fight against climate change.

a) False

b) True

(2) Organic cotton is better than conventional cotton because…? 

a) It is 50 % less emissions intensive 

b) It uses fewer pesticides and fertilisers 

c) Both of the above

(3) What percentage of carbon emissions can consumers directly influence? 

a) 21 %

b) 34 %

c) 15 %

(4) Technological advancements such as 3D body scanning are set to reduce the amount of potential returns due to sizing issues and thereby lessen the environmental impact. What percentage of clothing returns are due to size/fit concerns? 

a) 30 % 

b) 52 %

c) 24 %

(5) What can you, as a consumer do, to reduce your environmental footprint? 

a) Replace every sixth dryer usage with open air drying

b) Skip every sixth wash

c) Both of the above

(6) 71 % of consumers are expressing a heightened interest in circular business models, such as resale, rental or repair, following COVID-19 compared to before. 

a) False

b) True 

(7) Which trend seems to be the most promising for the future of digital fashion transformation? 

a) 3D design collaborations

b) virtual prototyping

c) virtual showrooms

(8) With e-commerce growing following Covid-19, what proportion of sales between April-September 2020 is anticipated to be generated by online sales? 

a) 15 – 20 % of sales

b) 35 – 40 % of sales

c) 60 – 65 % of sales

(9) The fashion industry is responsible for 4% of global carbon emissions. That number is equal to the emissions of three European countries combined. Which ones? 

a) Switzerland, Germany and France

b) Sweden, UK and Spain

c) Germany, France and UK

(10) What percentage of carbon emissions savings can upstream producers directly influence through their actions? 

a) 41 %

b) 18 %

c) 61 % 

If the questions have piqued your interest, you can read the Fashion on Climate report they are based on here and the CEO Agenda Covid-19 edition here.

Answers: 1b (CEO Agenda), 2c (FOC report), 3a (FOC report), 4b (FOC report), 5c (FOC report), 6b (CEO Agenda), 7a (CEO Agenda), 8b (CEO Agenda), 9c (FOC report), 10c (FOC report)