Textile Science and Clothing Technology

Sustainable Innovations in Textile Fibres

Editors: Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan (Ed.)

  • Highlights sustainable innovations in the textile fibre sector
  • Gives an overview of innovative sustainable textile fibres, their challenges and prospects
  • Includes innovations such as extract from Okra plant and agricultural waste
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About this book

This book highlights the innovations in textile fibres, that is the starting point of the supply chain. There are numerous innovations made in terms of making the existing fibres sustainable and also to discover new sustainable fibres. This book deals with those innovative sustainable textile fibres in detail. It also presents an overview of various current textile fibres, their issues associated with sustainability and how new, sustainable fibres overcome those issues. Finally it discusses the challenges and implications of these sustainable fibres on technical and economic fronts.

About the authors

Dr Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu holds PhD in Textiles Sustainability and he has over 40 books to his credit along with 80 research publications. He is well known in the field of Textiles Sustainability due to his notable contributions to the society in terms of his academic and industrial experiences. He is an editor in chief of Textiles & Clothing Sustainability Journal.

Table of contents (3 chapters)

  • Sustainable Textile Fibers

    Grace Annapoorani, S.

    Pages 1-30

  • Regenerated Sustainable Fibres

    Lakshmanan, Shanmugasundaram O. (et al.)

    Pages 31-52

  • Fiber Extraction from Okra Plant Agricultural Wastes, Their Characterizations and Surface Modifications by Environmental Methods

    Kocak, Emine Dilara (et al.)

    Pages 53-80

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-10-8578-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-10-8577-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sustainable Innovations in Textile Fibres
Editors
  • Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
Series Title
Textile Science and Clothing Technology
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-8578-9
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-8578-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-8577-2
Series ISSN
2197-9863
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 80
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