Essays about: "Textiles"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 174 essays containing the word Textiles.

  1. 1. Increasing the use of recycled textiles through business models and policies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Nikki Kelderman; [2019]
    Keywords : Post-consumer textile recycling; circular clothing system; circular business models; business model innovation; policy instruments; extended producer responsibility; recycled textiles.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The current textile industry is among the most polluting industries and actions should be taken to decrease these negative impacts. One issue that should be addressed is the increasing amount of textile waste. Post-consumer textiles are often incinerated or downcycled due to many factors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Nanomaterials for the consolidation of iron-tannate dyed textiles

    University essay from KTH/Tillämpad fysik

    Author : Nicoletta Palladino; [2019]
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  3. 3. Using Motion Capture and Virtual Reality to test the advantages of Human Robot Collaboration

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Francisco Rivera; [2019]
    Keywords : Virtual Reality; Human Robot Collaboration; Virtual Ergonomics; Industry 4.0; Motion Capture;

    Abstract : Nowadays Virtual Reality (VR) and Human Robot Collaboration (HRC) are becoming more and more important in Industry as well as science. This investigation studies the applications of these two technologies in the ergonomic field by developing a system able to visualise and present ergonomics evaluation results in real time assembly tasks in a VR Environment, and also, evaluating the advantages of Human Robot Collaboration by studying in Virtual Reality a specific operation carried at Volvo Global Trucks Operation´s factory in Skövde. READ MORE

  4. 4. Groundwater Flow and Transport Modelling of PFASs in Åkersberga

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Worada Boonraksasat; [2019]
    Keywords : Groundwater modelling; contaminant transport; Visual MODFLOW; MODPATH; MT3DMS; PFASs; AFFFs;

    Abstract : Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) are a group of man-made organic chemicals that have been commercially used since the 1950s in many consumer products, including impregnated textiles, impregnated paper, nonstick products (e.g., Teflon), cleaning agents, and in firefighting foams. READ MORE

  5. 5. Form from flat : Exploring emergent behaviour in woven textiles

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

    Author : Kathryn Walters; [2018]
    Keywords : jacquard weaving; three-dimensional woven textile; paper yarn; emergent behaviour; synergistic combination; form; textile design.;

    Abstract : The character of woven textiles is dependent on both the materials and the loom technology used. While digitally-controlled jacquard looms are a major development in weaving technology, they have mostly been used in developing representational and pictorial weaving. READ MORE