Sustainability in the Textile and Apparel Industries : Sustainable Textiles, Clothing Design and Repurposing

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, e...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan (Editor), Gardetti, Miguel Angel (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2020, 2020
Edition:1st ed. 2020
Series:Sustainable Textiles: Production, Processing, Manufacturing & Chemistry
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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 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 sustainable consumption and production. This volume discusses novel trends and concepts in sustainable textile design, including innovative topics such as doodling and upcycling in clothing and apparel design for sustainable fashion initiatives. Along with strategies for repurposing fashion sustainability, the book also covers university interventions for the development of proper and environmentally friendly design practices. Specific technologies addressed include UV applications, laser treatments for dyeing, refined surface design techniques for products such as leather.
Physical Description:VIII, 321 p. 131 illus., 125 illus. in color online resource
ISBN:9783030379292