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Green Composites

Sustainable Raw Materials

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan¬†Muthu
  • Details the sustainability aspects of green composites

  • Highlights the production of green composites from different sustainable raw materials

  • Discusses the current developments and remaining challenges of sustainable green composites

Book

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Akshay C. Jadhav, Pintu Pandit, T. Nadathur Gayatri, Pravin P. Chavan, Nilesh C. Jadhav
    Pages 1-24
  3. A. M. Mhatre, A. S. M. Raja, Sujata Saxena, P. G. Patil
    Pages 53-90

About this book

Introduction

This book highlights the production of green composites from various sustainable raw materials. We now live in an environmentally conscious era, in which sustainable raw materials (renewable, biodegradable, recycled), sustainable processing sequences, the production of recyclable and biodegradable products, and avoiding the depletion of renewable resources are key considerations with regarding to producing any product. The textile sector is no exception. Accordingly, this book addresses these aspects in connection with textiles, and discusses how they can be actively practiced.

Keywords

Renewable Composites Biodegradable Composites Recycled Composites Sustainable Green Composites Fiber Reinforced Composites (FRC) Glass Reinforced Plastics (GRP) Polymer Matrix Composites (PMC)

Editors and affiliations

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan¬†Muthu
    • 1
  1. 1.SgT Group and APIHong KongHong Kong

About the editors

Dr Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu holds a PhD in Textiles Sustainability and has over 60 books to his credit, along with 80 research publications. He is well known in the field of Textiles Sustainability due to his notable contributions in both academic and industrial contexts. He is currently working as Head of Sustainability for SgT Group & API, based in Hong Kong.

Bibliographic information

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