This survey encompasses questions regarding the fashion industry and the environment. The purpose is to gain information and understand the awareness of sustainable fashion. Some questions allow for multiple answers, so please check all that may apply.
What is your age?
What is your gender?
I prefer to not provide this information
How often do you shop?
At least 3 times a week
Once a week
No more than 3 times a month
Once a month if that
Which sentence best describes you?
I mainly shop for pleasure
I shop because I have to be in on the latest styles and fads
I am addicted to shopping
I only shop when I really need new clothing
When it comes to picking out outfits, you tend to buy:
Something that is reasonably priced and trendy
Something that helps to save the environment ( donation of percentage of sales, use of environmentally friendly materials etc.
Something that can be worn for many years
How would you best describe your fashion style?
How well do you know your supply chain?
Not at all well
When shopping for clothing and accessories, what are the key items you look for on the products label?
Certified organic fibers
Animal Byproduct content
Synthetic chemical content
I do not look at the label
Why do you look for the key items you mentioned in the previous question?
Because it's a healthy choice
Because of health reasons, such as Multiple Chemical Sensitivities (MCS)
I do not look at the lables
When getting rid of clothes, what do you usually do?
Throw them away
Sell them online or to a second hand (resale) store
I don't like to throw anything away
How concerned are you with environmental issues?
Have you heard of Eco-fashion?
What does sustainability mean to you?
Would you be willing to pay more money for Eco-friendly clothing?
Yes, I will do anything to help protect the environment
Maybe, depending on what I am wanting to buy
If it's more expensive than "regular" clothing, no
No chance at all
Are you aware of the environmental costs of clothing and cosmetic production?
Yes, I keep up with all the recent research
No, but I would like to learn more
No, I don't really care
Do you think environmental issues directly affect your life?
What motivates you to make ethically conscious decisions?
What empowers you to select green/organic clothing items?
How well do you think the environment can recover on its own from problems caused by humans?
Not at all well
How willing are you to change your lifestyle to reduce the damage that could be caused to the environment?
Not at all willing
What percentage of your new clothing purchases are organic versus conventional chemical clothing purchases?
What are the tops three fashions brands in which you purchase clothing, shoes, accessories from?
What are your favorite cosmetics or personal care products brands? For this survey, we're thinking about personal care products as anything you put on or in your body, like hair products, lotion, soap, etc.
When selecting color cosmetics, what are the deciding factors? (check all that apply)
What are your concerns about sustainable apparel?
The prices are high
The selection is limited
The quality might not be good enough
There are no local stores in my neighborhood
If organic clothing purchases dropped by 20% would that affect how much organic clothing you would purchase?
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