Labour Behind the Label

Report: Shop ‘Til They Drop


Oct 15


Shop ‘Til They Drop‘ report unearths some worrying facts about garment workers health. The report shows that factory workers in Cambodia consume just 1598 calories a day on average – around half the recommended amount for the physically demanding work they do.

Body Mass Index (BMI) figures gathered from workers indicate that 33% of garment workers are medically underweight, and 25% seriously so, displaying figures that would be used to diagnose Anorexia in the UK.


Read the report: shoptiltheydrop


Published in 2013.