Sustainable Fibres and Textiles

Written By Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
Sustainable Fibres and Textiles
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 29 May 2017
  • ISBN : 0081020422
  • Pages : 420 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Sustainable Fibres and Textiles written by Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu which was release on 29 May 2017, this book published by Woodhead Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 textiles produced from Polylactic Acid (PLA). The second part examines sustainable production methods, focusing on low carbon production technologies and sustainable, low-pollution methods of processing and dyeing fabrics. The final sections explore the benefits of textiles designed to enable low-energy fabric care via both finishes used to treat the fabric and better care labelling. Re-use and recycling options are also covered, as are ethical aspects, such as fair trade fabrics. Presents an integrated understanding of sustainability through the whole supply-chain – from agriculture, through manufacturing and fabric care, to recycling Teachers users how to make optimal choices of fiber and manufacturing technologies to achieve the sustainable production of high-quality apparel and other textile products Provides a wider understanding of emerging regulatory frameworks that will shape the future of sustainable textiles

Sustainable Fibres and Textiles

Sustainable Fibres and Textiles
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-05-29
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : 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 ...

Biodegradable and Sustainable Fibres

Biodegradable and Sustainable Fibres
  • Author : Richard Blackburn
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-11-30
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : With increasing concerns regarding the effect the textile industry is having on the environment, more and more textile researchers, producers and manufacturers are looking to biodegradable and sustainable fibres as an effective way of reducing the impact textiles have on the environment. The emphasis in Biodegradable and sustainable fibres is ...

Sustainable Fibres for Fashion Industry

Sustainable Fibres for Fashion Industry
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu,Miguel Angel Gardetti
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-03-23
  • Total pages : 162
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : This book covers all sustainable fibres applicable in the fashion sector and discusses their importance in the context of sustainability. It is the first of its kind to address all the minute details pertaining to these fibres and to connect these fibres with the world of sustainable fashion. It stresses ...

Sustainable Innovations in Textile Fibres

Sustainable Innovations in Textile Fibres
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-03-08
  • Total pages : 80
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : This book highlights the innovations in textile fibres, that is the starting point of the supply chain. There are numerous innovations made in terms of making the existing fibres sustainable and also to discover new sustainable fibres. This book deals with those innovative sustainable textile fibres in detail. It also ...

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing

Roadmap to Sustainable Textiles and Clothing
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-06-02
  • Total pages : 355
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : 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 ...

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Textiles and Clothing Sustainability
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13
  • Total pages : 83
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : 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 ...

Fundamentals of Natural Fibres and Textiles

Fundamentals of Natural Fibres and Textiles
  • Author : Md. Ibrahim H. Mondal
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-03-26
  • Total pages : 816
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : 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 ...

Textiles for Sustainable Development

Textiles for Sustainable Development
  • Author : Rajesh D. Anandjiwala
  • Publisher : Nova Publishers
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 435
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : This book covers the following themes and cross-cutting research and development activities: Agronomy, economics and market trends for the production of natural fibres; Synthetic and natural fibres, their properties, processing and applications; Properties, performance and primary processing of natural fibres; Textile and clothing production processes and properties; Nanotechnology applications in ...

Sustainable Textiles

Sustainable Textiles
  • Author : Richard Blackburn
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2009-10-19
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : 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 ...

Sustainability in the Textile Industry

Sustainability in the Textile Industry
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-10-14
  • Total pages : 147
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : 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....

Ecotextiles

Ecotextiles
  • Author : M Miraftab,A. Richard Horrocks
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2007-01-30
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : This book includes a carefully-chosen and edited selection of 23 papers from the Ecotextile 2004 Conference held at the University of Bolton. Ecotextiles is divided into five main parts. Part one deals with recycling and use of waste as raw materials in such areas as clothing and carpet manufacture. Part two discusses ...

Sustainable Innovations in Recycled Textiles

Sustainable Innovations in Recycled Textiles
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-03-06
  • Total pages : 82
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : This book highlights the environmental and economic benefits of recycling in textiles and fashion; vis-a-vis virgin textiles. Recycling plays an inevitable part when it comes to sustainable innovations in textiles and fashion sector. As basic information pertaining to the benefits, challenges of recycling in textiles are discussed to the sufficient ...

Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles

Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles
  • Author : Rajkishore Nayak
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2019-10
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : 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 ...

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 : 0081020422
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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 ...

Sustainability in Denim

Sustainability in Denim
  • Author : Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-06-12
  • Total pages : 372
  • ISBN : 0081020422
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Summary : 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, ...