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Antimicrobial Textiles from Natural Resources

Antimicrobial Textiles from Natural Resources
  • Author : Md. Ibrahim H. Mondal
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 01 March 2021
  • ISBN : 0128214864
  • Pages : 450 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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The textile industry is focused in its search for alternative green fibers with the aim of providing high quality products which are fully recyclable and biodegradable. Natural textile materials from renewable sources play an increasingly important role in the industry due to their unique properties and functionality over synthetic fibers, as well as their sustainability. Antimicrobial Textiles from Natural Resources is an in-depth guide to the latest methods, and applications of natural antimicrobial materials. A broad range of applications are addressed, from common to specialized applications, including many in the biomedical sector. This world-class collection of contributors write from a range of disciplinary backgrounds, providing important insights from materials science, chemical engineering, and biomedical engineering. Advice and proposed solutions are presented in a rigorous and practical way, drawing on results and case-studies obtained from academic and industrial laboratories worldwide. Examines how natural fibres can be used in the place of less renewable or sustainable ones, helping designers to improve the sustainability of their products Provides unique coverage of the biofunctionality of biopolymers in textiles Explains how antimicrobial properties can reduce odour, extend the life of the textile, and provide numerous medical benefits


Antimicrobial Textiles from Natural Resources

Antimicrobial Textiles from Natural Resources
  • Author : Md. Ibrahim H. Mondal
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 01 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKAntimicrobial Textiles from Natural Resources

The textile industry is focused in its search for alternative green fibers with the aim of providing high quality products which are fully recyclable and biodegradable. Natural textile materials from renewable sources play an increasingly important role in the industry due to their unique properties and functionality over synthetic fibers, as well as their sustainability. Antimicrobial Textiles from Natural Resources is an in-depth guide to the latest methods, and applications of natural antimicrobial materials. A broad range of applications are


Antimicrobial Textiles

Antimicrobial Textiles
  • Author : Gang Sun
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 11 April 2016
GET THIS BOOKAntimicrobial Textiles

Antimicrobial textiles have attracted a great deal of interest in recent years due to their potential for reducing the transmission of infection in medical and healthcare environments. Antimicrobial properties can also improve the performance and lifespan of consumer products, and so these fabrics are increasingly finding applications in the wider textile and apparel industry. This book provides systematic coverage of the technologies and materials required for developing these important textiles. In Part One, chapters address key issues and technologies in


Sustainability in the Textile and Apparel Industries

Sustainability in the Textile and Apparel Industries
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu,Miguel Angel Gardetti
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 16 March 2020
GET THIS BOOKSustainability in the Textile and Apparel Industries

This book is part of a five-volume set that explores sustainability in textile industry practices globally. Case studies are provided that cover the theoretical and practical implications of sustainable textile issues, including environmental footprints of textile manufacturing, consumer behavior, eco-design in clothing and apparels, supply chain sustainability, the chemistry of textile manufacturing, waste management and textile economics. The set will be of interest to researchers, engineers, industrialists, R&D managers and students working in textile chemistry, economics, materials science, and


Antimicrobial Textiles

Antimicrobial Textiles
  • Author : Gang Sun
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 11 April 2016
GET THIS BOOKAntimicrobial Textiles

Antimicrobial textiles have attracted a great deal of interest in recent years due to their potential for reducing the transmission of infection in medical and healthcare environments. Antimicrobial properties can also improve the performance and lifespan of consumer products, and so these fabrics are increasingly finding applications in the wider textile and apparel industry. This book provides systematic coverage of the technologies and materials required for developing these important textiles. In Part One, chapters address key issues and technologies in


Green and Sustainable Advanced Materials

Green and Sustainable Advanced Materials
  • Author : Shakeel Ahmed,Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 02 October 2018
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Sustainable development is a very prevalent concept of modern society. This concept has appeared as a critical force in combining a special focus on development and growth by maintaining a balance of using human resources and the ecosystem in which we are living. The development of new and advanced materials is one of the powerful examples in establishing this concept. Green and sustainable advanced materials are the newly synthesized material or existing modified material having superior and special properties. These


Sustainability in the Textile and Apparel Industries

Sustainability in the Textile and Apparel Industries
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu,Miguel Angel Gardetti
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 16 March 2020
GET THIS BOOKSustainability in the Textile and Apparel Industries

This book is part of a five-volume set that explores sustainability in textile industry practices globally. Case studies are provided that cover the theoretical and practical implications of sustainable textile issues, including environmental footprints of textile manufacturing, consumer behavior, eco-design in clothing and apparels, supply chain sustainability, the chemistry of textile manufacturing, waste management and textile economics. The set will be of interest to researchers, engineers, industrialists, R&D managers and students working in textile chemistry, economics, materials science, and


Advances in Functional and Protective Textiles

Advances in Functional and Protective Textiles
  • Author : Shahid ul-Islam,Bhupendra Singh Butola
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 11 June 2020
GET THIS BOOKAdvances in Functional and Protective Textiles

Advances in Functional and Protective Textiles explores the latest research in the use of textile materials for protective clothing. The book’s international roster of researchers in industry and academia describe innovative applications in defense, medical, sports, fire protection, radiation protection, and more. This book is an invaluable resource for readers seeking to produce textiles with self-cleaning, antimicrobial, super-hydrophobic, UV-protective, insect repellant, flame retardant or anti-felting properties. Particular attention is given to textile fibers, including cotton, wool, viscose, and other


Fundamentals of Natural Fibres and Textiles

Fundamentals of Natural Fibres and Textiles
  • Author : Md. Ibrahim H. Mondal
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 01 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKFundamentals of Natural Fibres and Textiles

The textile industry is focused in its search for alternative green fibres with the aim of providing high-quality products which are fully recyclable and biodegradable. Natural textile materials from renewable sources play an increasingly important role in the industry due to their unique properties and functionality over synthetic fibres, as well as their sustainability. Natural and Renewable Textile Materials: Volume I - Fundamentals of Natural Fibres and Textiles covers all the fundamental and basic information about natural fibres and textiles.


Medical Textile Materials

Medical Textile Materials
  • Author : Yimin Qin
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 21 November 2015
GET THIS BOOKMedical Textile Materials

Medical Textile Materials provides the latest information on technical textiles and how they have found a wide range of medical applications, from wound dressings and sutures, to implants and tissue scaffolds. This book offers a systematic review of the manufacture, properties, and applications of these technical textiles. After a brief introduction to the human body, the book gives an overview of medical textile products and the processes used to manufacture them. Subsequent chapters cover superabsorbent textiles, functional wound dressings, bandages,


Handbook of Natural Fibres

Handbook of Natural Fibres
  • Author : Ryszard M Kozłowski
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 October 2012
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of Natural Fibres

Growing awareness of environmental issues has led to increasing demand for goods produced from natural products, including natural fibres. The two-volume Handbook of natural fibres is an indispensible tool in understanding the diverse properties and applications of these important materials. Volume 1: Types, properties and factors affecting breeding and cultivation is an essential guide to a wide range of natural fibres, and highlights key techniques for their improvement. Part one reviews key types and fundamental properties of natural textile fibres. The


Antibacterial Agents

Antibacterial Agents
  • Author : Ranjith Kumavath
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 31 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKAntibacterial Agents

New drugs are frequently entering into the market along with the existing drugs. The antibacterial agents can be discussed in five major classes, i.e. classification based on the type of action, source, spectrum of activity, chemical structure and function. Resistance of bacteria to antibiotics is an urgent problem of the humanity, which leads us to the lack of therapy for serious bacterial infections. Development of new antibiotics has almost ceased in the last decades - even when a new


Fashion and Textiles: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Fashion and Textiles: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 11 August 2017
GET THIS BOOKFashion and Textiles: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Management technique and operation strategies vary depending on the particular industry. This allows businesses in that industry to thrive and increase competitive advantage. Fashion and Textiles: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice is a critical source of academic knowledge on the latest business and management perspectives within the fashion and textiles industry. Highlighting a range of pertinent topics such as marketing, consumer behavior, and value creation, this book is an ideal reference source for academics, professionals, researchers, students, and practitioners interested


Handbook of Renewable Materials for Coloration and Finishing

Handbook of Renewable Materials for Coloration and Finishing
  • Author : Mohd Yusuf
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 16 July 2018
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of Renewable Materials for Coloration and Finishing

This unique handbook provides a vivid multidisciplinary dimension through technological perspectives to present cutting-edge research in the field of natural coloration and finishing. The 20 chapters are divided in to four parts: Substrates for coloration and finishing; renewable colorants and their applications; advanced materials and technologies for coloration and finishing; sustainability. Among the topics included in the Handbook of Renewable Materials for Coloration and Finishing are: The systematic discussion on the suitability, physical, chemical and processing aspects of substrates for coloration


Nanomaterials in the Wet Processing of Textiles

Nanomaterials in the Wet Processing of Textiles
  • Author : Shahid Ul-Islam,B. S. Butola
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 26 February 2018
GET THIS BOOKNanomaterials in the Wet Processing of Textiles

Nanotechnology has attracted attention of textile and polymer scientists and has been playing extraordinary role over the past few decades in the functional finishing of different textile materials. Nanoparticles due to their diverse functions have not only imparted flame retardant, UV-blocking, water repellent, self-cleaning, and antimicrobial properties to the textiles, but also have greater affinity for fabrics leading to an increase in durability of the functions. This book emphasizes recent approaches and strategies that are currently at operation to functionalize


Medical Textiles and Biomaterials for Healthcare

Medical Textiles and Biomaterials for Healthcare
  • Author : Subhash C. Anand,J F Kennedy,M Miraftab,Subbiyan Rajendran
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 November 2005
GET THIS BOOKMedical Textiles and Biomaterials for Healthcare

Medical textiles are a major growth area within the technical textiles industry and the range of applications continues to grow and increase in diversity with every new development. Recent innovations include novel chitosan-alginate fibres for advanced wound dressings, ultrasonic energy for bleaching cotton medical textiles, durable and rechargeable biocidal textiles, spider silk supportive matrix for cartilage regeneration, barbed bi-directional surgical sutures and intelligent textiles for medical applications. Medical textiles and biomaterials for healthcare is a culmination of the worldwide research