Textiles and Clothing Sustainability

Nanotextiles and Sustainability

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. N. Gokarneshan, P. T. Chandrasekar, L. Suvitha
    Pages 1-56
  3. P. Senthil Kumar, Abishek S Narayan, Abhishek Dutta
    Pages 57-96
  4. Shahid-ul-Islam, Mohd Shabbir, Faqeer Mohammad
    Pages 97-115

About this book


This book highlights the sustainability aspects of textiles and clothing sector in light of nanomaterials and technologies. The invasion of nano in every industrial sector has been important and has made remarkable changes as well as posed new challenges, including the textiles and clothing sector. There is quite a great deal of research happening in terms of nano materials for textiles across the globe, some of which are covered in this book. 


Functional finishing with nanotechnology Nanotextile finishes Nanocomposite textiles Nanofibrous textiles Nano-enabled nonwovens Nano encapsulation of denim Nano particle polyester fabric Nano hydrogel finishing Antimicrobial textiles Nanomaterial coated textiles

Editors and affiliations

  • Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
    • 1
  1. 1.Manhattan Centre 8/FSGS Hong Kong Limited Manhattan Centre 8/FHong KongHong Kong

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-2187-9
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-2188-6
  • Series Print ISSN 2197-9863
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-9871
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