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Fair-trade soccer balls are available because of a collaboration between Canadian youth groups and Pakistani factories. The union was inspired to combat child labor and raise money for peace projects.
The eco-friendly, hand-stitched ball is FIFA-approved and can be purchased online through the ethically minded, Pittsburgh-based company Equita: $75 at shopequita.com.
First Published December 19, 2012 5:00 AM