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Textile Science and Clothing Technology

Recycled Polyester

Manufacturing, Properties, Test Methods, and Identification

Editors: Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan (Ed.)

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  • Highlights various production and test methods, as well as the properties of recycled polyester
  • Discusses polyester resin recycling using gamma irradiation and its application in composite materials
  • Describes the changes in properties of recycled polyester depending on the manufacturing method
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This book provides an overview of recycled polyesters, which are an important sustainable raw material in textile production. It discusses the manufacturing methods and the unique properties of recycled polyesters manufactured using the different methods. It also highlights the various test methods and identification mechanisms for recycled polyesters, which are very essential for ensuring the traceability and conformity of usage of recycled polyester in the final product.

About the authors

Dr Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu holds a Ph.D. in Textiles Sustainability and has written around 60 books and 80 research publications. He is well known for his contributions in the field and has extensive academic and industrial experience. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Textiles & Clothing Sustainability Journal.

Table of contents (4 chapters)

Table of contents (4 chapters)
  • Properties of Recycled Polyester

    Pages 1-14

    Senthil Kumar, P. (et al.)

  • Effects of Gamma Radiation on the Physicochemical Properties of Polyester Resin and Its Use in Composite Materials

    Pages 15-28

    Martínez-Barrera, Gonzalo (et al.)

  • Studies on Recycled Polyester

    Pages 29-67

    Qin, Yijing (et al.)

  • Test Methods and Identification of Recycled Polyester

    Pages 69-88

    Senthil Kumar, P. (et al.)

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  • ISBN 978-981-329-558-2
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Recycled Polyester
Book Subtitle
Manufacturing, Properties, Test Methods, and Identification
Editors
  • Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
Series Title
Textile Science and Clothing Technology
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-329-559-9
DOI
10.1007/978-981-32-9559-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-329-558-2
Series ISSN
2197-9863
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
V, 88
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