Essays about: "textile management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 91 essays containing the words textile management.

  1. 1. CHANGING FASHION, LASTING WASTE - How local textile waste management is impacted by EU legislation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elin Persson; [2021-06-24]
    Keywords : Multi-level governance; textile waste; local waste management; division of responsibilities; municipalities;

    Abstract : This thesis studies how the division of responsibilities between local actors are impacted by the 2018EU waste directive amendment. The amendment stipulates that specific separation and subsequentcollection of textile waste should be undertaken by the Member states to combat the increased levels oftextile waste, as one measure in the EU’s goal to promote a more circular economy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Perceived Knowledge, Attitudes, and Self-Efficacy Concerning Textile Waste Prevention Among the Citizens of Malmö

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Katharina Stöhr; Jitske van der Woude; [2021]
    Keywords : Textile Waste Reduction; Perceived Knowledge; Attitudes; Self-Efficacy; Malmö; Consumer Behavior; Consumption; Disposal Behavior; Textile Waste Management;

    Abstract : The average Swede consumes 14 kilos of textiles every year and disposes of 10 kilos, of which 8 kilos end up in the household mixed waste. When disposed of in the household mixed waste, the textiles will be incinerated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Valuation studies in practise: Consumers acquisition of secondhand clothing through online channels at Myrorna (Sweden)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Ngan Phan; Priya Pradhan; [2021]
    Keywords : Secondhand clothes; consumer’s valuation; value device; online platform; secondhand retailers; firsthand retailers; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Textile industry is one of the most polluting industries in the world and fast fashion is the unsustainable practice that most consumers are following. Adopting the habit of purchasing secondhand goods can lead to a more sustainable life. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards a More Circular Post-Consumer Textile Waste Management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Jeni Jasmin Särmäkari; [2021]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Post-Consumer Textile Waste; Reuse; Recycling; Clothing Industry; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : There has been a substantial increase in demand for textile and clothing with huge implications for post-consumer textile waste management systems. The current ‘buy-and-throw-away’ culture has led to larger quantities of textile and clothing ending up in landfills and incineration than before. READ MORE

  5. 5. Distributional justice in Swedish-global value chain partnerships for sustainable textile production : A case study on economic distribution within the Sweden Textile Water Initiative

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Ingrid Myhr Radell; [2021]
    Keywords : RSCM; PPDP; sustainability; textiles; partnerships; investments; value chain; RSCM; PPDP; hållbarhet; textil; partnerskap; investeringar; värdekedja;

    Abstract : Due to the textile industry’s polluting impact on aquatic environments the Sweden Textile Water Initiative (STWI) was established. This Sida funded collaboration between SIWI (Stockholm International Water Institute), Swedish fashion brands and their suppliers received international recognition for their success in achieving tangible environmental results after implementing sustainability measures at the suppliers. READ MORE