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A model wears a face mask during the 'Toxic Threads - The Big Fashion... News PhotoActivity,Beijing,Brightly Lit,Chemical,China - East Asia,Environment,Environmental Issues,Fashion,Fashion Model,Greenpeace,Horizontal,Human Body Part,Human Face,Industry,Motion,Organization,Parade,UnhygienicPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA model wears a face mask during the 'Toxic Threads - The Big Fashion Stitch-up' fashion parade organized by environment action group Greenpeace to highlight chemical contamination in the fashion industry, in Beijing on November 20, 2012. Greenpeace released the results of a months-long global investigation into some of the world’s top-selling fast fashion houses, with sample products purchased from nearly 30 countries. According to Greenpeace, nearly two thirds of the clothing tested positive for hormone-disrupting and dyes that release cancer-causing substances. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)