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Facts Manufacturing

The Life Of A T-Shirt

The NPR-Planet Money team is making a T-shirt and following the shirt around the world as it gets manufactured — from the farms where the cotton is grown to the factories where the shirts are sewn together.  Please watch and … more

Perspectives Manufacturing

The Friendly Paper Bags

When the Ugandan government imposed a ban on the use of the polythene plastic bag in 2008, 16-year old Andrew Mupuya perceived a great market opportunity and started a business of environment friendly paper bags, handmade. Today he is 21, employs 16, and is baptized the paper-bag-king of Uganda. more