Sustainable Apparel
  • Release Date : 28 August 2015
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781782423577
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Download or read book entitled Sustainable Apparel by author: Richard Blackburn which was release on 28 August 2015 and published by Woodhead Publishing with total page 288 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 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

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