Ecotextiles

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 sustainability and eco-design with papers on improved design, use of sustainable fibres and manufacturing techniques. Part three reviews sustainable development and renewables, including discussion of topics such as composites made from textile waste. Part four considers waste management in such areas as dyeing and effluent treatment. The final part of the book assesses novel technologies, including new fibres and finishing techniques. As pressure from governments and consumers continues to grow, Ecotextiles is a valuable reference for the textile industry on best practice in sustainable production. A key guide to best practice in sustainable production Includes expert reviews of current developments in recycling, sustainable production and process optimisation Assesses novel technologies, including new fibres and finishing techniques

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  • Author : M Miraftab
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • ISBN : 1845693035
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Ecotextiles

Ecotextiles
  • Author : M Miraftab,A. Richard Horrocks
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 January 2007
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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 sustainability and eco-design with papers on improved design, use of sustainable fibres and manufacturing techniques. Part three reviews sustainable development and renewables, including discussion of topics such as composites made

Ecotextile ’98

Ecotextile ’98
  • Author : A. Richard Horrocks
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 17 November 1998
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The edited papers which comprise this book were presented at the international conference, Ecotextile ’98, which was organised jointly by Bolton Institute and the British Textile Technology Group.

Waste Management in the Fashion and Textile Industries

Waste Management in the Fashion and Textile Industries
  • Author : Rajkishore Nayak,Asis Patnaik
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 07 January 2021
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Waste Management in the Textiles Industry explores and explains the latest technologies and best practices for an integrated approach to the management and treatment of wastes generated in this industry. Provides a strong technological analysis of the manufacturing supply chain, including spinning, fabric production, finishing, garment manufacture, and the packaging of clothing Explains how textile technology perspectives feed into management decision-making about sustainability Addresses the industry’s impact on air and water quality and landfill waste

Sustainable Residential Interiors

Sustainable Residential Interiors
  • Author : Annette Stelmack,Associates III,Kari Foster,Debbie Hindman
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 September 2014
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The Second Edition of Sustainable Residential Interiors addresses cutting edge processes, strategies, and principles as well as details for in-depth product vetting criteria. Award-winning, leading interior designer Annette Stelmack shares her expertise from the perspective of LEED Building Design & Construction projects, healthy interiors, and chemical sensitivities, addressing principles, strategies, and solutions for design practitioners. A comprehensive update of the current state of the sustainable interior design industry is provided, including present and upcoming industry transformations, thought-leading principles, strategies and practices

Advances in Carpet Manufacture

Advances in Carpet Manufacture
  • Author : K K Goswami
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 13 September 2017
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Advances in Carpet Manufacture, Second Edition, discusses the manufacture of carpets, an industry that has evolved over hundreds of years, also exploring the new changes and developments in textile science and manufacturing technology that occur every day. This updated edition provides revised, expanded and updated coverage of carpet manufacturing processes and applications. The book begins by reviewing the different types of carpets and their applications, also exploring the structure and properties of carpet materials. Carpet manufacturing techniques are then reviewed,

Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles

Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles
  • Author : Miguel Angel Gardetti,Ana Laura Torres
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 September 2017
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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 of waste. As for social aspects, many unskilled jobs have disappeared in regions that rely heavily on these industries. Another serious and still unresolved problem is the flexibility textile industry

Handbook of Modern Coating Technologies

Handbook of Modern Coating Technologies
  • Author : Mahmood Aliofkhazraei,Ali Nasar,Mircea Chipara,Nadhira Bensaada Laidani,Jeff Th.M. De Hosson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 06 March 2021
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Handbook of Modern Coating Technologies: Fabrication Methods and Functional Properties reviews different fabrication methods and functional properties of modern coating technologies. The topics in this volume consist of nanocoatings by sol–gel processes for functionalization of polymer surfaces and textiles and mechanical fabrication methods of nanostructured surfaces such surface mechanical attrition treatment, polymer nanofabrications and its plasma processing, chemical vapor deposition of oxide materials at atmospheric pressure, conventional chemical vapor deposition process at atmospheric pressure, feasibility of atmospheric pressure, chemical

Advances in Textile Biotechnology

Advances in Textile Biotechnology
  • Author : Artur Cavaco-Paulo,Vincent A. Nierstrasz,Qiang Wang
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 07 July 2019
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Advances in Textile Biotechnology, Second Edition examines the latest in biotechnology for the fiber and textile industry. This new edition has been fully revised to include the current essential areas of development in the field, covering both natural and synthetic fibers. Chapters cover the latest technology in bioprocessing for bast fiber, PVA, polyester, wool and silk before exploring issues of enzyme stability. Essential areas of application and development are then considered, including biomedical textiles, silk materials for biotechnological applications, bacterial

Social and Economic Perspectives on Sustainability

Social and Economic Perspectives on Sustainability
  • Author : Raya Tsvetkova, Savina Ezekieva,Caroline Duvier, Crina Oltean-Dumbrava,Dilek Akbaş Akdoğan, Coşkun Karaca,Övünç Gürsoy,Semra F. Aşcıgil, Uğur Soytaş, Meltem Ö. Özcanlı,Sadullah Çelik,Aslı Yüksel Mermod,Ayşe Demirhan, Serdar Bozkurt,Burcu Yiğit,Mehmet Çağlar,Solomon Chukwuemeka Ugbajaa, Refika Bakoğlu,Neşe Soysal, Ahmet Ok,Merve Er Kara, Özlem Yurtsever,Seniye Ümit Oktay Fırat,Ayşe Ümit Gökdeniz,Ayşe Uygur,Recep Kurt,Artür Yetvart Mumcu,Ozan Emre Ufacık
  • Publisher : IJOPEC Publications
  • Release : 20 December 2016
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e term “Sustainability” possesses numerous meanings for different people and various circumstances and it is a common mistake to define sustainability strictly in terms of “environmental sustainability”. is misconception believes the major flaw of the contemporary pattern of development is simply its destruction of the environment. Handling “sustainability” only from an environmental standpoint is a superficial view that needs to be assessed carefully and underlined correctly. As A. D. Basiago suggests, “…[t]he protection of natural systems represents not an

Supply Chain Management and Logistics in the Global Fashion Sector

Supply Chain Management and Logistics in the Global Fashion Sector
  • Author : Rajkishore Nayak
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 November 2020
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The ways in which we design, make, transport and then discard clothes has a huge social and environmental impact. This book covers responsible business practices and sustainability in the fashion industry from the raw fibre stage, through production, to the point of customer consumption. The concepts of responsibility and sustainability are fast becoming essential factors in business decisions and Responsible Supply Chain Management leads the reader through the multiple stages in the supply chain that can impact on business strategy.

Multilateralism Versus Regionalism

Multilateralism Versus Regionalism
  • Author : Meine Pieter van Dijk,Sandro Sideri
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 June 2005
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The completion of the Uruguay Round in April 1994 has not solved all the problems. The issue of regionalism versus multilateral agreements such as the Uruguay Round remains a crucial one, as is argued in the first five chapters of this volume. Successive chapters deal with specific issues such as green protectionism, technical standards, intellectual property rights protection, the effects of disarmament on international trade, the effects of abolishing the Multi-fibre Agreement and the external impact of the European Union's Common

Nontariff Measures and International Trade

Nontariff Measures and International Trade
  • Author : John Christopher Beghin
  • Publisher : World Scientific Publishing Company
  • Release : 28 November 2016
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Nontariff Measures and International Trade includes 20 chapters authored by John Beghin and co-authors over the last 20 years on the economics of quality-standard like nontariff measures in the context of international trade. This book provides a coherent and comprehensive treatment of these nontariff measures, from their measurement to their effects on trade and welfare. In Part I, the authors use different perspectives to make the case that, unlike tariffs, quality-standard like nontariff measures are complex to measure and analyze and do

Poly(lactic acid)

Poly(lactic acid)
  • Author : Rafael A. Auras,Loong-Tak Lim,Susan E. M. Selke,Hideto Tsuji
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 08 March 2011
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This book describes the synthesis, properties, and processing methods of poly(lactic acid) (PLA), an important family of degradable plastics. As the need for environmentally-friendly packaging materials increases, consumers and companies are in search for new materials that are largely produced from renewable resources, and are recyclable. To that end, an overall theme of the book is the biodegradability, recycling, and sustainability benefits of PLA. The chapters, from a base of international expert contributors, describe specific processing methods, spectroscopy techniques

The Dangers of Fashion

The Dangers of Fashion
  • Author : Sara B. Marcketti,Elena E. Karpova
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 14 May 2020
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From sweatshops to fur farming, from polluting chemicals to painful garments, the fashion industry is associated with activities which have had devastating effects on workers, consumers, and the natural world. This ground-breaking volume provides a framework for examining the ethical, social, and environmental dangers that arise as fashion products are designed, manufactured, distributed, and sold within retail outlets, before being consumed and disposed of. Encompassing the cultural, psychological, and physiological aspects of fashion, it offers a comprehensive exploration of the

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