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Title Textiles and clothing sustainability : sustainable technologies / Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu, editor.
Imprint Singapore : Springer, 2016, 2017.

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Series Textile science and clothing technology
Textile science and clothing technology.
Subject Textile industry -- Environmental aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Alt Name Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan,
Description 1 online resource (89 pages).
Contents 1 Sustainable Textile Technologies; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 History of Textile Technology; 3 Sustainable Technology and Textile Manufacturing; 4 Sustainable Fiber Technologies; 5 Sustainable Yarn Production Technologies; 6 Sustainable Textile Surface Production Technologies; 7 Sustainable Wet-Processing Technologies; 8 Sustainable Technologies in Garment Manufacturing; 9 Conclusion; References; Online Address; 2 Sustainable Defence Textiles; Abstract; 1 Overview on the Sustainability/Unsustainability; 2 Life Cycle; 3 Defence Textile Sustainability; 3.1 Sustainable Textile.
3.2 Military Textile Requirements4 Sustainable Procurement; 4.1 Sustainable Procurement-What It Means?; 4.2 Sustainable Procurement Factors; 4.3 Sustainability Reporting Initiatives; 4.4 Sustainable Public Procurement Codes; 4.5 Sustainability Certifications; 5 T & C Sustainability in Twenty-First Century; 5.1 Clean by Design; 5.2 Sustainability Reporting Initiatives; 5.3 Standards and Labels; 5.3.1 Standards; 5.4 ISO Environmental Labels; 5.5 Eco-labels; 5.6 Sustainability and Quality Function Deployment (QFD); 5.7 Operational Research (OR) and Sustainability.
5.8 Cost-Benefit Analysis and Sustainability5.9 Lean and Sustainability; 5.10 Developments in T & C Front; 6 Best Practices; 7 Conclusion; Acknowledgments; 3 Enzymatic Washing of Denim: Greener Route for Modern Fashion; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Conventional Washing of Denims and Their Challenges; 3 Denim Biowashing: Biotechnology for Modern Fashion; 3.1 Cellulases-Ideal Enzymes for Denim Biowashing; 3.2 Challenges and Alternative Solutions; 4 Sustainability Aspects; 5 Conclusion and Future Perspectives; Acknowledgments; References.
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 industry, including innovations in the manufacturing stage, which is the crux of this book.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789811024740 (electronic bk.)
981102474X (electronic bk.)
9789811024733 (print)
OCLC # 958561036
Additional Format Print version: Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan. Textiles and Clothing Sustainability : Sustainable Technologies. Singapore : Springer Singapore, 2016 9789811024733