Sustainability in the Textile Industry

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan┬áMuthu

Part of the Textile Science and Clothing Technology book series (TSCT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
    Pages 1-8
  3. Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
    Pages 9-15
  4. S. Grace Annapoorani
    Pages 57-78
  5. Sanjoy Debnath
    Pages 139-147

About this book


This book examines in detail key aspects of sustainability in the textile industry, especially environmental, social and economic sustainability in the textiles and clothing sector. It highlights the various faces and facets of sustainability and their implications for textiles and the clothing sector.


Environmental Sustainability Economic Sustainability Social Sustainability Textile Raw Materials Clothing Sustainability End of Life Cycle

Editors and affiliations

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan┬áMuthu
    • 1
  1. 1.SGS Hong Kong LimitedHong KongHong Kong

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-2638-6
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-2639-3
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-9863
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-9871
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