These technologies could be implemented almost immediately, but companies need to make the skill set to manage and operate them a priority.
Despite its widely publicised commitments to sustainability, the company has no plans to change the factors — production volumes, turnaround times, low prices — that have helped shape a throwaway culture that sends , tonnes of clothes to landfill per year in the UK alone. We have a role to play going forward — we ought to put others who are not transparent out of business. Once it reaches industrial capacity, the foundation hopes it will be adopted by the broader industry.
While garment recycling addresses only a small part of the problem, it is a step in the right direction, says Jeffrey Silberman, chair of textile development and marketing at the Fashion Institute of Technology FIT.
Sustainable Technologies for Fashion and Textiles - 1st Edition
It details a number of sustainable and innovative technologies and highlights their implications in the clothing sector. There are currently various measures to achieve sustainability in the textiles and the clothing industry, including innovations in the manufacturing stage, which is the crux of this book.
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Textiles and Clothing Sustainability
Click the Internet Zone. This is the first book to introduce and explain the concept of sustainable consumption with reference to the clothing sector.
It uses various case studies to detail sustainable consumption behavior in the industry. Consumption is a key issue and is a major driver when it comes to sustainability in any industry, including clothing sector.
A sustainable design for the fast-fashion value chain
Several studies which have highlighted the need for sustainable consumption in the clothing sector are discussed in this book. He gained his diploma, bachelors and masters in Textile Technology from leading institutes in India.
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He has more than seven years of industrial experience in textile manufacturing, textile testing and sustainability evaluation of various materials. He was an outstanding student and received numerous awards and gold medals during his studies.