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Sustainability in Denim

Sustainability in Denim
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 12 June 2017
  • ISBN : 0081020449
  • Pages : 372 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Sustainability in Denim provides the latest information on sustainable fabrics and practices. From cotton farming, to manufacture and end of life disposal, denim has extensive effects on the environment, inclusive of water consumption and contamination, destruction of large-scale ecosystems and transportation pollution. Additionally, recent developments in the manufacture of denim, such as the use of textiles, including elastane and polyester, have led to limitations in the high end recycling of denim. This book includes an introduction covering the history, manufacture and lifecycle of denim. It deals with the sustainability aspects of denim by addressing three important pillars of sustainability, the environmental, social and economic aspects, that when combined, present a unique approach in comparison to other books on the topic. The book primarily uses case studies to examine sustainability challenges throughout the denim lifecycle, and to evaluate new green initiatives and recycling processes. It will be of great use to industry professionals, sustainability managers, textile industry researchers and denim manufacturers. Reviews and studies denim from a sustainability perspective, addressing its major environmental, social and economic impacts Provides the reader with a fundamental knowledge of the history, manufacture and lifecycle of denim, thus enabling a holistic view of denim sustainability Presents new green initiatives for the processing and recycling of denim products for promotion and use amongst sustainability groups


Sustainability in Denim

Sustainability in Denim
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 12 June 2017
GET THIS BOOKSustainability in Denim

Sustainability in Denim provides the latest information on sustainable fabrics and practices. From cotton farming, to manufacture and end of life disposal, denim has extensive effects on the environment, inclusive of water consumption and contamination, destruction of large-scale ecosystems and transportation pollution. Additionally, recent developments in the manufacture of denim, such as the use of textiles, including elastane and polyester, have led to limitations in the high end recycling of denim. This book includes an introduction covering the history, manufacture



Making Jeans Green

Making Jeans Green
  • Author : Paulina Szmydke-Cacciapalle
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 20 May 2018
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Consumers spend approximately $93 billion on denim products every year. This consumption comes at a great cost, with thousands of litres of fresh water, hazardous chemicals and energy contributing to just one pair of jeans, leaving the environment and the industry vulnerable to pollution and climate change. Using facts, figures, case studies and anecdotes, this book investigates why the industry has been so slow to adopt green technologies and offers practical solutions to designers and fashion executives who want to switch


Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 13 September 2016
GET THIS BOOKTextiles and Clothing Sustainability

This is the first book to deal with the innovative technologies in the field of textiles and clothing sustainability. It details a number of sustainable and innovative technologies and highlights their implications in the clothing sector. There are currently various measures to achieve sustainability in the textiles and the clothing industry, including innovations in the manufacturing stage, which is the crux of this book.


Sustainability and Social Change in Fashion

Sustainability and Social Change in Fashion
  • Author : Leslie Davis Burns
  • Publisher : Fairchild Books
  • Release : 10 January 2019
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"This is a primer for future fashion game changers." Kelly Cobb, University of Delaware, US Learn how to be sustainable and work for social change in the fashion industry. The book explains concepts, applications, legal and regulatory issues, and tools available to professionals throughout the fashion industry. Call to Action Activities, case studies, Conversations with industry professionals, and Company Highlights in every chapter will help you practice sustainability in your career. Some of the featured companies include ABL Denim, Eileen


Denim

Denim
  • Author : Roshan Paul
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 24 April 2015
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Denim: Manufacture, Finishing and Applications provides exhaustive coverage of denim manufacture, jeans washing, novel applications and environmental impacts. It also contains information on the history and social influence of denim, and includes the details relevant to the fashion and apparel industry. The topics covered are comprehensive with contributions from experts the world over, and the book is offered as an authentic reference book for any relevant information on denim. Provides a thorough review of denim manufacturing and jeans washing technologies


Nudie Jeans

Nudie Jeans
  • Author : Leslie Davis Burns
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 25 February 2021
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"Headquartered in Sweden, Nudie Jeans is a premium denim apparel brand known for their brand community and their efforts around environmental sustainability and corporate social responsibility. Nudie Jeans products are made with environmentally sustainable fibers/materials and are primarily produced and sold using "dry denim" (not pre-washed and/or pre-distressed). Realizing that some consumers want pre-washed and/or pre-distressed denim jeans, Nudie Jeans is exploring environmentally sustainable pre-washing and/or pre-distressing textile (fabric) finishes for their denim products. Students are


Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles

Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles
  • Author : Rajkishore Nayak
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 01 December 2019
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Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles combines the latest academic research and industrial practices to shed light on a wide range of activities that influence how the textiles industry affects the natural environment. Pressure from regulators, customers and other stakeholders has pressed companies to translate general sustainability concepts and ideas into business practices. This is leading to improvements in how the industry consumes water, electricity and chemicals, and to a reduction in the amount of waste generated by textile processes.


Inconspicuous Consumption

Inconspicuous Consumption
  • Author : Tatiana Schlossberg
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release : 27 August 2019
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From a former New York Times science writer, this urgent call to action will empower you to stand up to climate change and environmental pollution by making simple but impactful everyday choices. With urgency and wit, Tatiana Schlossberg explains that far from being only a distant problem of the natural world created by the fossil fuel industry, climate change is all around us, all the time, lurking everywhere in our convenience-driven society, all without our realizing it. By examining the


Denim Dudes

Denim Dudes
  • Author : Amy Leverton
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release : 09 February 2015
GET THIS BOOKDenim Dudes

Denim Dudes is a street style book with a difference. As well as featuring key players in the global denim business, such as Jason Denham (Denham), François Girbaud, (Marithé + François Girbaud), Adriano Goldschmied (Diesel, 7 For All Mankind) and Kenichi and Kenji Shiotani (Warehouse Japan), it also explores the very best and latest denim styling on the street, from bikers to vintage dealers and store owners. Exclusive photography for the book was shot in Paris, Tokyo, London, New York,


Sustainable Textile and Fashion Value Chains

Sustainable Textile and Fashion Value Chains
  • Author : André Matthes,Katja Beyer,Holger Cebulla,Marlen Gabriele Arnold,Anton Schumann
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 24 October 2020
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This book illustrates key sustainability issues in global textile and fashion value chains, by examining individual types of fibers either at a single step in or along the entire value chain. It approaches sustainability-related issues in the textile and fashion value chain from an interdisciplinary and holistic viewpoint, with each contribution linking questions on the textile and fashion value chain to various drivers, indicators and concepts of sustainability. Each chapter represents a single step in the textile and fashion value


Fashion & Sustainability

Fashion & Sustainability
  • Author : Kate Fletcher,Lynda Grose
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release : 09 April 2012
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This book examines how sustainability has the potential to transform both the fashion system and the innovators who work within it. Sustainability is arguably the defining theme of the twenty-first century. The issues in fashion are broad-ranging and include labour abuses, toxic chemicals use and conspicuous consumption, giving rise to an undeniable tension between fashion and sustainability. The book is organized in three parts. The first part is concerned with transforming fashion products across the garment's lifecycle and includes innovation


A Novel Green Treatment for Textiles

A Novel Green Treatment for Textiles
  • Author : Chi-wai Kan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 02 September 2014
GET THIS BOOKA Novel Green Treatment for Textiles

Industries worldwide have been impacted by environmental regulations, economics, and ultimately consumers, which has led to more thought about the development of sustainable products. The textile industry is no exception. The preparation, dyeing, and finishing of textile fibres requires large amounts of water and other chemicals which may be toxic or hazardous. Green chemistry along with other green technologies may now play a leading role in this process. This book emphasises the importance of plasma treatment as a green and


Routledge Handbook of Sustainability and Fashion

Routledge Handbook of Sustainability and Fashion
  • Author : Kate Fletcher,Mathilda Tham
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 August 2014
GET THIS BOOKRoutledge Handbook of Sustainability and Fashion

The clothing industry employs 25 million people globally contributing to many livelihoods and the prosperity of communities, to women’s independence, and the establishment of significant infrastructures in poorer countries. Yet the fashion industry is also a significant contributor to the degradation of natural systems, with the associated environmental footprint of clothing high in comparison with other products. Routledge Handbook of Sustainability and Fashion recognizes the complexity of aligning fashion with sustainability. It explores fashion and sustainability at the levels of


Sustainability in Fashion and Apparels

Sustainability in Fashion and Apparels
  • Author : M. Parthiban,M. R. Srikrishnan,P. Kandhavadivu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 21 February 2018
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This textbook addresses the pathway to reach sustainability in fashion business and apparel sectors. This book contains various research papers originally contributed by different authors from various organizations who are all working towards the eco-friendly manufacturing of apparel products. This textbook provides approaches, techniques, alternative procedures/sustainable routes to develop sustainable apparel in a more environmentally friendly manner for the future. The research papers discussed in this book mainly focus on the various challenges put forth by the apparel industry