Essays about: "Polyester"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 essays containing the word Polyester.

  1. 1. Fertile Wear : Underwear in relation to manufacturing toxicity, the ecosphere and our reproductive zones

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Linnéa Nivrén; [2021]
    Keywords : Global manufacturing; Polyester; Cotton; Toxicity; Infertility; Reproductive health; Fertility; Local making; Craft; Collaboration; Sweden; Småland; Textiles; Revive; Flax; Alpaca fleece; Underwear; Decompose; Ecosphere; Sustainability; Change; Metadesign; Global tillverkning; Polyester; Bomull; Toxicitet; Infertilitet; Reproduktiv hälsa; Fertilitet; Lokal tillverkning; Hantverk; Samarbete; Sverige; Småland; Textilier; Återuppliva; Lin; Alpacka fleece; Underkläder; Nedbrytbar; Ekosfär; Hållbarhet; Förändring; Metadesign;

    Abstract : Every artifact in this consumerism world is connected to Earth’s four ecological layers. Everything around us, air, organism, water, and soil/rock also known by the names; atmosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere, and lithosphere. READ MORE

  2. 2. Recycling of Textile and Plastic from an Interior Vehicle Component

    University essay from KTH/Fiber- och polymerteknologi

    Author : Esther Wennerstrand; [2021]
    Keywords : Polycarbonate; ABS; poly ethylene terephthalate ; mechanical recycling; chemical recycling; Polykarbonat; ABS; polyetylentereftalat; mekanisk återvinning; kemisk återvinning;

    Abstract : På grund av den rådande klimatförändringen och de globala problem som plast orsakar i miljön blir det allt viktigare att dagens linjära materialanvändning ändras till en cirkulär användning. Inom fordonsindustrin har kravet på ökad tillgänglighet och kvalitet på återvunna material identifierats. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cheap Quality & Urban Unrest : The prettiest words are the ones we don't say

    University essay from Konstfack/Textil

    Author : Sara Kallioinen Lundgren; [2021]
    Keywords : textiles; cheap; craft; class; polyester; shirring; communication; graffiti; hiphop; autofiction; text; graphic design;

    Abstract : With a background in ceramics and graphic designI have developed my thoughts about craft as a combination of verbal and nonverbal communication, but in textiles. With the written word as one of my main materials this project looks into class and material hierarchies filtered through autofictivestories from my life. READ MORE

  4. 4. Barrier properties of model coatings using recycled iron oxide pigment

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Nathalie Hagenfjärd; [2021]
    Keywords : Organic coatings; Iron oxide pigment; EIS; Barrier properties;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to compare the barrier properties of organic coatings with the same polymer matrix but different types of iron oxide particles, commercial and recycled. The work was carried out for the company SSAB with the aim of investigating whether the pigment Merox ferric oxide, which is produced in-house at the company during the pickling process, can be used and replace commercial iron oxide pigment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Separation of microfibers from laundry waste water by hydrocyclone : In cooperation with Electrolux Professional

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Anna Cecilia Carolina Lorentzon; [2021]
    Keywords : microfiber separation; microfibre separation; hydrocyclone; hydrocyclonic separation; microfibers; microfibres; laundry effluent; laundry waste water; laundry wastewater;

    Abstract : Microfibers, textile fibres shorter than 5 mm, and are shed from fabrics during wear and released into the laundry effluent during washing. When passed through the wastewater treatment plant (WWTP), they adsorb toxins, heavy metals and pathogens before being released into the environment. READ MORE