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Environmental Footprints and Eco-design of Products and Processes

Green Fashion

Volume 1

Editors: Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan, Gardetti, Miguel Angel (Eds.)

  • Details recent developments in the area of green fashion
  • Highlights the green and sustainable aspects of the clothing industry
  • Presents relevant sustainable design and industrial case studies 
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About this book

This book deals with the important aspects of green fashion including​ Animal Welfare in Ethical Fashion, ​Sustainable Processing of Textiles, Sustainable design case studies, Wool Composting, Consumer behaviour in sustainable clothing market, industrial case studies related to green fashion, etc.

About the authors

Dr. Subramanian Senthilkannan is currently working for SGS as Environmental Services Manager, based at Hong Kong. He gained his diploma, bachelors and masters in Textile Technology from premier institutes of India. He was awarded doctorate from The Institute of Textiles and Clothing of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University for his dissertation entitled,” Eco-functional Assessment of Grocery Shopping Bags” He also has more than seven years of industrial experience in textile manufacturing, testing and sustainability evaluation of textiles and clothing materials. He was an outstanding student throughout his studies and bagged numerous awards and medals including many gold medals in his study period. He has more than 80 academic publications in various textiles and environmental journals to his credit. Additionally he has 2 patents, 2 books of chapter and over 20 books and numerous conference publications. He is acting as an editor, editorial board member and reviewer for many international peer-reviewed journals of textiles and environmental science disciplines.  He is the editor-in-chief of Textiles and Clothing Sustainability journal of Springer. Additionally, he is one of the directors of Textile and Bioengineering Informatics Society, (TBIS) which is a charitable organization created to foster, develop and promote all aspects of science and technology in bioengineering of materials, fibers and textiles. 
Dr. Miguel  Angel  Gardetti  has been the head of the Center for Study of Corporate Sustainability (IESC) since its foundation in 2002, and he also holds the same position at the Center for Study of Sustainable Luxury. He has provided training within frameworks of executive education and in house programmes to CEOs and corporate managers from both domestic and multinational companies in Argentina and Latin America. In the field of textiles, fashion and sustainability, he has published intensely, for example, the special issue of the Journal of Corporate Citizenship on Textiles, Fashion and Sustainability and a book titled Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles; Values, Design, Production and Consumption.  Miguel was a member of the United Nations Global Compact Promoting Group in Argentina and a member of its governance body—the Board of the Argentine Chapter of The Global Compact—for two consecutive terms. He was co-founder of the Global Compact Chair in Argentina, and he was also part of the task force that developed the ‘Management Responsible Education Principles’ of the United Nations Global Compact.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Cubreme® and Sustainable Value Creation: A Diagnosis

    Gardetti, Miguel Angel

    Pages 1-23

  • Facets of Indigo: Combining Traditional Dye Methods with State-of-the-Art Digital Print Technology, A Sustainable Design Case

    Cobb, Kelly (et al.)

    Pages 25-42

  • Understanding Consumer Behavior in the Sustainable Clothing Market: Model Development and Verification

    Koszewska, Malgorzata

    Pages 43-94

  • The Feasibility of Large-Scale Composting of Waste Wool

    Hustvedt, Gwendolyn (et al.)

    Pages 95-107

  • Do as You Would Be Done by: The Importance of Animal Welfare in the Global Beauty Care Industry

    Hennigs, Nadine (et al.)

    Pages 109-125

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for Mexico (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-10-0111-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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Hardcover $139.99
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-0109-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $139.99
price for Mexico
  • ISBN 978-981-10-9083-7
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Green Fashion
Book Subtitle
Volume 1
Editors
  • Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
  • Miguel Angel Gardetti
Series Title
Environmental Footprints and Eco-design of Products and Processes
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Singapore
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-0111-6
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-0111-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-0109-3
Softcover ISBN
978-981-10-9083-7
Series ISSN
2345-7651
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 252
Number of Illustrations
56 illustrations in colour
Topics