Sustainable Apparel

Written By Richard Blackburn
Sustainable Apparel
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 28 August 2015
  • ISBN : 1782423575
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Sustainable Apparel written by Richard Blackburn which was release on 28 August 2015, this book published by Woodhead Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Sustainability is an issue that increasingly concerns all those involved in the apparel industry, including textile manufacturers, apparel designers, retailers and consumers. This important book covers recent advances and novel technologies in the key areas of production, processing and recycling of apparel. Part One addresses sustainable finishing and dyeing processes for textiles. The first two chapters concentrate on the environmental impact of fabric finishing, including water consumption, emissions and waste management. Further chapters focus on plasma and enzymatic treatments for sustainable textile processing, and the potential for improving the sustainability of dyeing technologies. Part Two covers issues of design, retail and recycling, and includes discussions of public attitudes towards sustainability in fashion, methods of measuring apparel sustainability and social trends in the re-use of apparel. Reviews sustainable finishing and dyeing processes for textiles Addresses social attitudes towards and methods for measuring sustainability in the apparel industry and retail sectors Covers recycling of apparel

Sustainable Apparel

Sustainable Apparel
  • Author : Richard Blackburn
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-08-28
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : Sustainability is an issue that increasingly concerns all those involved in the apparel industry, including textile manufacturers, apparel designers, retailers and consumers. This important book covers recent advances and novel technologies in the key areas of production, processing and recycling of apparel. Part One addresses sustainable finishing and dyeing processes ...

Handbook of Sustainable Apparel Production

Handbook of Sustainable Apparel Production
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-28
  • Total pages : 556
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : A hot-button societal issue, sustainability has become a frequently heard term in every industrial segment. Sustainability in apparel production is a vast topic and it has many facets. Handbook of Sustainable Apparel Production covers all aspects of sustainable apparel production including the raw materials employed, sustainable manufacturing processes, and environmental ...

Consumer Behaviour and Sustainable Fashion Consumption

Consumer Behaviour and Sustainable Fashion Consumption
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-06-21
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : This book analyses the importance of consumer behaviour in sustainable fashion and consumption. Consumer behaviour plays a major role in sustainability, and when it comes to textile products, a number of studies have shown that for certain product categories, consumer behaviour during use and disposal stages influences the entire life ...

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 Date : 2020-05-25
  • Total pages : 321
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : 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 ...

Implications for sustainable product development in the outdoor apparel market

Implications for sustainable product development in the outdoor apparel market
  • Author : Andreas Jesda Jügelt
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2021-03-26
  • Total pages : 170
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : Diploma Thesis from the year 2010 in the subject Business economics - Market research, grade: 1,3, Technical University of Munich, language: English, abstract: Over the past couple of decades, environmental and social issues started to have a raising impact on corporate and marketing strategies. Fundamental changes in business environments like rising public ...

Marketing Dynamism Sustainability Things Change Things Stay the Same

Marketing Dynamism   Sustainability  Things Change  Things Stay the Same
  • Author : Leroy Robinson, Jr.
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-11-05
  • Total pages : 836
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : Founded in 1971, the Academy of Marketing Science is an international organization dedicated to promoting timely explorations of phenomena related to the science of marketing in theory, research, and practice. Among its services to members and the community at large, the Academy offers conferences, congresses and symposia that attract delegates from ...

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-10-08
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : This book covers the elements involved in achieving sustainability in textiles and clothing sector. The chapters covered in three volumes of this series title cover all the distinctive areas earmarked for achieving sustainable development in textiles and clothing industry. This third volume highlights the areas pertaining to the regulatory aspects ...

Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles

Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles
  • Author : Miguel Angel Gardetti,Ana Laura Torres
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-08
  • Total pages : 415
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : There is no doubt that the textile industry – the production of clothing, fabrics, thread, fibre and related products – plays a significant part in the global economy. It also frequently operates with disregard to its environmental and social impacts. The textile industry uses large quantities of water and outputs large quantities ...

Sustainable Innovations in Apparel Production

Sustainable Innovations in Apparel Production
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-04-13
  • Total pages : 111
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : There have been a lot of innovations in making the garment or apparel production sector sustainable. This book highlights sustainable innovations in the apparel production sector, which is the final destination in the textile production segment. Measuring sustainability in clothing is one of the inevitable areas to deal with when ...

Sustainability in Fashion and Apparels

Sustainability in Fashion and Apparels
  • Author : M. Parthiban,M. R. Srikrishnan,P. Kandhavadivu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-21
  • Total pages : 226
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : 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 ...

Mapping sustainable textile initiatives

Mapping sustainable textile initiatives
  • Author : Klepp, Ingun Grimstad,Follér, Andreas,Laitala, Kirsi,Schragger, Michael,Paulander, Elin,Tobiasson, Tone Skårdal,Eder-Hansen, Jonas,Palm, David,Elander, Maria,Rydberg, Tomas,Watson, David,Kiørboe, Nikola
  • Publisher : Nordic Council of Ministers
  • Release Date : 2015-07-09
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : This report responds to an invitation from the Nordic Council of Ministers to map out Nordic initiatives within textiles as a pre-study to the initiation of a Nordic Roadmap for Sustainable Textiles in 2015. The work has been conducted by:SIFO - National Institute for Consumer Research (Norway)SFA - Sustainable ...

Balancing Green

Balancing Green
  • Author : Yossi Sheffi
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-30
  • Total pages : 568
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : An expert on business strategy offers a pragmatic take on how businesses of all sizes balance the competing demands of profitability and employment with sustainability. The demands and stresses on companies only grow as executives face a multitude of competing business goals. Their stakeholders are interested in corporate profits, jobs, ...

Developing Environmentally Sustainable Apparel Through Participatory Design

Developing Environmentally Sustainable Apparel Through Participatory Design
  • Author : Erin M. Monfort-Nelson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : Many sustainable garments do not engage wide consumer interest, nor encourage eco-conscious purchasing. Meanwhile, mass consumption of unsustainable apparel contributes to environmental degradation (Black, 2008). However, Niinimäki (2010) suggests that engaging consumers in the design and development of environmentally sustainable products could improve the balance between environmental design decisions and functional, ...

Handbook on the Sustainable Supply Chain

Handbook on the Sustainable Supply Chain
  • Author : Joseph Sarkis
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 616
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : Supply chain management has long been a feature of industry and commerce but, with increasing demands from consumers, producers are spending more time and money investing in ways to make supply chains more sustainable. This exemplary Handbook provides readers with a comprehensive overview of current research on sustainable supply chain ...

Sustainable Business

Sustainable Business
  • Author : Peter A. Soyka,Kevin Wilhelm,Brian Clegg
  • Publisher : FT Press
  • Release Date : 2014-06-30
  • Total pages : 1138
  • ISBN : 1782423575
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Summary : A new collection of realistic, proven best practices for implementing sustainability and making it stick… 4 authoritative books, in a convenient e-format, at a great price! 4 authoritative Books show how to transform business sustainability from idea to profitable reality: Understanding the value of sustainability is one thing: successfully implementing it in ...