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Sustainable approaches in textiles and fashion, circular economy and microplastic pollution, Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu, editor - electronic bk

Table of contents
Intro -- Contents -- Editor and Contributors -- Synthetic Textile and Microplastic Pollution: An Analysis on Environmental and Health Impact -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Ubiquity of Microplastics -- 2.1 Microplastics in Aquatic Environment -- 2.2 Microplastics in Terrestrial Environment -- 2.3 Microplastics in Atmosphere -- 3 Impact of Microplastic Pollution -- 3.1 Microplastics in the Food Chain -- 3.2 Microplastics and Human Health -- 4 Microfibers-Major Source of Microplastics -- 5 Research Status of Microfiber Pollution -- 6 Summary and Research Gap -- References -- Enabling Circular Fashion Through Product Life Extension -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Circular Economy -- 3 Circular Fashion -- 4 Product Life Extension -- 4.1 Design for Longevity -- 4.2 Product Service Systems (PSSs) and Collaborative Consumption -- 4.3 Refashioning Models -- 5 Challenges for Adopting Product Life Extension Models -- 6 Conclusion -- References -- Challenges and Opportunities for Circular Fashion in India -- 1 Introduction -- 1.1 Need of Circular Fashion -- 1.2 Concept of Circular Fashion -- 2 Challenges and Opportunities Faced by Indian Circular Fashion Sector -- 2.1 Designing -- 2.2 Raw Material -- 2.3 Manufacturing Process -- 2.4 Garment Construction -- 2.5 Packaging and Transportation -- 2.6 Retailing -- 2.7 Consumption and Use -- 2.8 Post-consumer Use -- 3 Conclusion -- References -- A Study on the Comparison of Fabric Properties of Recycled and Virgin Polyester Denim -- 1 Literature Review -- 1.1 Denim -- 1.2 History of Denim -- 1.3 Applications of Denim -- 1.4 Different Washes and Types of Denim -- 1.5 Sustainability in Apparel Industry -- 1.6 Sewing Parameters -- 2 Objectives -- 3 Methodology -- 3.1 Selection of Sample -- 3.2 Development of Sample and Its Properties -- 3.3 Testing of Sample -- 3.4 Methods -- 3.5 Seam Elongation -- 3.6 Seam Efficiency
Language
eng
Literary form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical description
1 online resource (210 pages)
Specific material designation
remote
Form of item
online
ISBN
9789811905308

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