PETA activists protest exterior Levi's SF workplace over use of leather-based on pants

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SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — Animal rights activists from PETA are taking situation Levi’s denims. They need the clothes firm to cease utilizing leather-based patches on all its pants.

The group took its message to Levi’s headquarters in San Francisco on Wednesday, the place they introduced up their petition at a shareholders assembly.

At present, Levi’s makes use of artificial or paper patches on a few of its clothes, however nonetheless makes use of leather-based on some traces of denims and pants.

“The paper patch that lots of people affiliate with Levi’s is de facto the long-lasting patch. This leather-based patch, most individuals do not even discover it. It is this black patch made out of animal pores and skin and cows undergo immensely when they’re killed for leather-based,” mentioned Katerina Davidovich with PETA.

ABC7 Information requested Levi’s concerning the patches and the corporate mentioned that the leather-based it makes use of is a byproduct of different industries that adjust to worldwide animal welfare requirements.

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