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Sustainable Textiles

Sustainable Textiles
  • Author : Richard Blackburn
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 October 2009
  • ISBN : 1845696948
  • Pages : 416 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Environmental issues are playing an increasingly important role in the textile industry, both from the point of view of government regulation and consumer expectations. Sustainable textiles reviews ways of achieving more sustainable materials and technologies as well as improving recycling in the industry. The first part of the book discusses ways of improving sustainability at various points in the supply chain. Chapters discuss how sustainability can be integrated into textile design, ensuring more sustainable production of both natural and synthetic fibres, improving sustainability in processes such as dyeing as well as more environmentally-friendly technologies including enzyme and plasma technologies. The second part of the book reviews consumer perceptions of recycled textiles, eco-labelling, organic textiles and the use of recycled materials in textile products. With a distinguished editor and an impressive range of international contributors, Sustainable textiles is an important reference for the textile industry and those researching this important topic. Reviews government regulations and consumer expectations about environmental impact on the textiles industry Discusses ways of achieving more sustainable materials and technologies as well as textiles recycling Examines how sustainability can be integrated into textile design, production and processes


Sustainable Textiles

Sustainable Textiles
  • Author : Richard Blackburn
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 October 2009
GET THIS BOOKSustainable Textiles

Environmental issues are playing an increasingly important role in the textile industry, both from the point of view of government regulation and consumer expectations. Sustainable textiles reviews ways of achieving more sustainable materials and technologies as well as improving recycling in the industry. The first part of the book discusses ways of improving sustainability at various points in the supply chain. Chapters discuss how sustainability can be integrated into textile design, ensuring more sustainable production of both natural and synthetic

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Sustainable Fibres and Textiles

Sustainable Fibres and Textiles
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 29 May 2017
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Sustainable Fibres and Textiles provides a whole-lifecycle approach to the subject of sustainable textiles, from fiber production, through manufacturing and low-energy care and recycling. The scientific, industrial, regulatory and social aspects of this lifecycle are explored by an expert author team who bring global perspectives to this important subject. The first part of the book provides detailed coverage of the sustainable production of textiles, with chapters devoted to each of the main fiber types, including new biosynthetic fibers, such as

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Green Chemistry for Sustainable Textiles

Green Chemistry for Sustainable Textiles
  • Author : Nabil Ibrahim,Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 23 July 2021
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Green Chemistry for Sustainable Textiles: Modern Design and Approaches provides a comprehensive survey of the latest methods in green chemistry for the reduction of the textile industry’s environmental impact. In recent years industrial R&D has been exploring more sustainable chemicals as well as eco-friendly technologies in the textile wet processing chain, leading to a range of new techniques for sustainable textile manufacture. This book discusses and explores basic principles of green chemistry and their implementation along with other

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Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 27 September 2016
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This book covers the elements involved in achieving sustainability in textiles and Clothing sector. The chapters to be covered in three volumes of this series title cover all the distinctive areas earmarked for achieving sustainable development in textiles and the clothing industry. This second volume deals with the measurement of environmental and societal impacts across the textiles and clothing supply chain. It addresses this important aspect in a comprehensive way including the overall picture of environmental and societal impacts of

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Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 10 August 2016
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This is the first book to introduce and explain the concept of sustainable consumption with reference to the clothing sector. It uses various case studies to detail sustainable consumption behavior in the industry. Consumption is a key issue and is a major driver when it comes to sustainability in any industry, including clothing sector. Several studies which have highlighted the need for sustainable consumption in the clothing sector are discussed in this book.

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Handbook of Sustainable Textile Production

Handbook of Sustainable Textile Production
  • Author : Marion I Tobler-Rohr
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 27 June 2011
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Textile products are produced, distributed, sold and used worldwide. A quantitative assessment of sustainability in the textile manufacturing chain is therefore extremely important. The Handbook of sustainable textile production is a compilation of technical, economical, and environmental data from the various processes in this chain. This authoritative reference work provides a detailed study of the sustainable development of textiles. The book opens with an introduction to the topic. Chapters define the principles of sustainability and its use in legislation and

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Sustainable Fashion and Textiles

Sustainable Fashion and Textiles
  • Author : Kate Fletcher
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 17 December 2013
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Praise for the previous edition: "[A] fascinating book." John Thackara, Doors of Perception "Provides the foundations for a radical new perspective." Ethical Pulse "At last a book that dispels the idea that fashion is only interested in trend-driven fluff: not only does it have a brain, but it could be a sustainable one." Lucy Siegle, Crafts Magazine Fully revised and updated, the second edition of Sustainable Fashion and Textiles: Design Journeys continues to define the field of design in fashion

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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.

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Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 02 June 2014
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This book covers the elements involved in achieving sustainability in the textiles and clothing sector. The chapters covered in different volumes of this series title aim to cover all the distinctive areas earmarked for achieving sustainable development in the textile and clothing industry. This first volume is dedicated to the initial phases of life cycle, i.e. raw materials and manufacturing phases of textile products. This book aims to cover the sustainable raw materials, technologies and processing methods to achieve

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Recycling from Waste in Fashion and Textiles

Recycling from Waste in Fashion and Textiles
  • Author : Pintu Pandit,Shakeel Ahmed,Kunal Singha,Sanjay Shrivastava
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 July 2020
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The alarming level of greenhouse gases in the environment, fast depleting natural resources and the increasing level of industrial effluents, have made every single manufacturing activity come under the scrutiny of sustainability. When all kinds of waste such as clothes, furniture, carpets, televisions, shoes, paper, food wastes etc. end up in the landfill, only a few of them are naturally decomposed and thus a large majority remains as non-biodegradable. It is for this reason, efforts are concentrated to reduce the

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Hemp and Sustainability

Hemp and Sustainability
  • Author : Fieke Dhondt,Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 12 August 2021
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This book highlights the positive and negative impacts that hemp fibre and textiles have on environment, while studying the effects of climate change on the growth of fibre hemp. Human-induced climate change challenge the availability of textile fibres, whereas today’s apparel industry leaves behind a substantial environmental footprint. Sustainable hemp textiles can lighten it. The book describes the environmental impact of hemp and how climate change influences future hemp growth. Hemp is considered in most literature as a sustainable

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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

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Sustainability in the Textile Industry

Sustainability in the Textile Industry
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 14 October 2016
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This book examines in detail key aspects of sustainability in the textile industry, especially environmental, social and economic sustainability in the textiles and clothing sector. It highlights the various faces and facets of sustainability and their implications for textiles and the clothing sector.

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Applications of Biotechnology for Sustainable Textile Production

Applications of Biotechnology for Sustainable Textile Production
  • Author : O.L. Shanmugasundaram
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 18 September 2021
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Applications of Biotechnology for Sustainable Textile Production is a practical guide to the fundamentals, methods, and future prospects for sustainable biotechnological and nanobiotechnological approaches to textile production. The textile industry is highly motivated to reduce its use of natural resources, reduce waste, and cost. Processes such as dyeing, printing and finishing fabrics traditionally require a lot of water and can produce hazardous wastes as a by-product. In order to help improve these processes, this book evaluates different technologies, comparing them

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