Essays about: "cotton"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 109 essays containing the word cotton.

  1. 1. Chemical recycling of cotton-based waste textiles by sulfuric acid hydrolysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Edvin Ruuth; [2020]
    Keywords : recycling; hydrolysis; cotton; waste textiles; sulfuric acid; glucose; chemical engineering; kemiteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Large amounts of waste textiles are produced annually, of which only a small fraction is recycled currently. The purpose of this study was to develop a method to recycle cotton-based waste textiles chemically that can be coupled to the production of biofuels or green chemicals. READ MORE

  2. 2. Methods for Removing Colour from Polyester and Cotton Blended Textile Waste

    University essay from

    Author : Adina Löthwall; Hedvig Magnusson; [2020]
    Keywords : Recycle; textile waste; polyester; cotton; colour; dyeing; decolouration;

    Abstract : The textile industry is developing at a fast pace, and is constantly changing. It is constantly evolving new methods for recycling and further research is important for future needs. The ability to recycle a textile blended material is a step towards a more sustainable industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. Businesses’ Willingness to Sustainable Approach Using BMfS to Manage Sustainable Supply Chain Evidence of Development and Implementation of BMfS on Introduction of Organic Cotton Action Outdoor Products

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Nina Kolovic; Ana Rita Chambel Pinheiro; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability; fashion retail; supply chain management; a business model for sustainability; organic cotton; action outdoor products.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : With the rapid production of sportswear and its price advantage, consumption has also increased significantly, which has a rather negative impact on the environment, society, and the economy. Fashion retailers and their consumers are also well aware of this, and their demands for sustainable fashion have had a strong impact on the production of sportswear and consumer behaviour in recent years. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fibers and Textiles Produced from Chitin and Chitosan : A Literature Study For Different Production Methods

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

    Author : Doaa Hameed; Tamar Manouel; [2020]
    Keywords : chitin; chitosan; fibers; nanofibers; textiles; wound dressing; sutures; spinning;

    Abstract : Ökningen av världspopulationen har orsakat en ökad avfallsgenerering. Avfallet kan innehålla betydelsefulla ämnen, vilka kan användas som råvaror i många olika material och för olika ändamål. READ MORE

  5. 5. Framställning av högkvalitativa textilfibrer av industrihampa (Cannabis sativa L.) under nordiska förhållanden

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Helena Edén; [2020]
    Keywords : naturfiber; bastfiber; enzymatisk rötning; cottonisering; textilåtervinning;

    Abstract : Textilproduktionens största belastningsområden på miljön är kemikalieanvändning, vattenförbrukning och utsläpp från transporter, och efterfrågan på mer närproducerade material, såsom hampa, ökar. Producenter som vill utnyttja hampans olika delar, däribland fibrer, möter ofta hinder relaterade till att processindustri och kvalitetsspecifikationer saknas. READ MORE