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Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Sustainable Fashion and Consumption

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan┬áMuthu

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

About this book

Introduction

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. Several studies which have highlighted the need for sustainable consumption in the clothing sector are discussed in this book.

Keywords

Environmental sustainability Life Cycle Assessment Consumer behavior Governmental policies Clothing sustainability Use and disposal of textiles

Editors and affiliations

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan┬áMuthu
    • 1
  1. 1.Environmental Services Manager- AsiaSGS Hong Kong LimitedHong KongHong Kong

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-2131-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-2130-5
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-2131-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-9863
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-9871
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