Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Recycled and Upcycled Textiles and Fashion

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan┬áMuthu

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Thilak Vadicherla, D. Saravanan, M. Muthu Ram, K. Suganya
    Pages 1-54
  3. Shanthi Radhakrishnan
    Pages 79-125

About this book


This book discusses in detail the concepts of recycling and upcycling and their implications for the textiles and fashion sector. In addition to the theoretical concepts, the book also presents various options for recycling and upcycling in textiles and fashion. Although recycling is a much-developed and widely used concept, upcycling is also gaining popularity in the sector.


Recycling of Textiles Upcycling in Textiles Textile Remanufacturing Economic Sustainability Clothing Sustainability Textile Waste

Editors and affiliations

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

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-2145-9
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-2146-6
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-9863
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-9871
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