Vegan Society: Silk Worm


Subject:
Insects & Arachnids , Communities & Groups , Animals , Industries , Animal Welfare , Textile , Caterpillars , Vegetarians

Description:
This site describes commercial silk production, with a focus on the silkworms that are killed in the process. Discusses types of silk, and typical silk production in Thailand, China, and Japan. From an organization that promotes vegan lifestyles and seeks to exclude "all forms of exploitation of animals for food, clothing or any other purpose."

Publisher:
Vegan Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.vegansociety.com/html/animals/exploitation/silk_worm.php


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