Textiles And Clothing Sustainability: Sustainable Fashion And Consumption by Subramanian Senthilk MuthuTextiles And Clothing Sustainability: Sustainable Fashion And Consumption by Subramanian Senthilk Muthu

Textiles And Clothing Sustainability: Sustainable Fashion And Consumption

bySubramanian Senthilk Muthu

Hardcover | August 18, 2016

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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.

Dr. Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu currently works for SGS as a global sustainability consultant, based at Hong Kong. He gained his diploma, bachelors and masters in Textile Technology from leading institutes in India. He was awarded his doctorate by The Institute of Textiles and Clothing of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University for hi...
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Title:Textiles And Clothing Sustainability: Sustainable Fashion And ConsumptionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:95 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.03 inPublished:August 18, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9811021309

ISBN - 13:9789811021305

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Table of Contents

The Role of the Retailer in Socially Responsible Fashion Purchasing.- To fur or not to fur: Sustainable Production and Consumption Within Animal Based Luxury and Fashion Products.- Connectivity, Understanding and Empathy: How a Lack of Consumer Knowledge of the Fashion Supply Chain is Influencing Socially Responsible Fashion Purchasing.