Why is it so hard to trace a T-shirt’s origins?
Published: May 7, 2013 09:54AM
Updated: May 7, 2013 09:54AM

In the aftermath of a Bangladesh factory collapse that killed more than 600 people last month, a lot of people are asking where their clothing originated. <freeform><script data-hide-title=”true” data-hide-byline=”true” data-hide-footnotes=”true” type=”text/javascript” src=”http://cdn.spundge.com/embed/stories/3339/”></script><noscript><h1>Why is it so hard to trace a T-shirt's origins?</h1><h2>A tank-top made in Bangladesh is displayed in an H&amp;M store in Atlanta. (David Goldman/AP)That shirt you're wearing: where was it made? If you're not sure, you're not alone.But in the aftermath of a Bangladesh factory collapse that killed more than 600 people last month, a lot of people are asking where their clothing originated."Made in" garment tags may signal the country of manufacture, but the cotton-to-shelf story behind any given article of clothing is far more complex; So much ...</h2><a href=”http://cdn.spundge.com/stories/3339/embedded/” target=”_blank”>View <em>”Why is it so hard to trace a T-shirt's origins?”</em> on Spundge</a></noscript></freeform>