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The Resource Roadmap to sustainable textiles and clothing : regulatory aspects and sustainability standards of textiles and the clothing supply chain, Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu, editor, (electronic book)

Roadmap to sustainable textiles and clothing : regulatory aspects and sustainability standards of textiles and the clothing supply chain, Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu, editor, (electronic book)

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Roadmap to sustainable textiles and clothing : regulatory aspects and sustainability standards of textiles and the clothing supply chain
Title
Roadmap to sustainable textiles and clothing
Title remainder
regulatory aspects and sustainability standards of textiles and the clothing supply chain
Statement of responsibility
Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book covers the elements involved in achieving sustainability in textiles and clothing sector. The chapters covered in three volumes of this series title cover all the distinctive areas earmarked for achieving sustainable development in textiles and clothing industry. This third volume highlights the areas pertaining to the regulatory aspects and sustainability standards applicable to textiles and clothing supply chain. There are various standards earmarked for measuring the environmental impacts and sustainability of textile products. There are also plenty of certification schemes availa
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
338.4/7677
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TD195.T48
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan
Series statement
Textile Science and Clothing Technology,
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  • Textile industry
  • Textile fabrics
Label
Roadmap to sustainable textiles and clothing : regulatory aspects and sustainability standards of textiles and the clothing supply chain, Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu, editor, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Contents; 1 Perspectives, Drivers, and a Roadmap for Corporate Social Responsibility in the Textile and Clothing Industry; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Drivers that Shape Corporate Social Responsibility; 2.1 The Role of Stakeholder Pressure on Corporate Social Responsibility; 2.2 Influence of Position in the Value Chain and Firm Size on CSR Practices; 2.3 Country Influence and Institutional Dynamics on CSR Practices; 3 Approaches to Corporate Social Responsibility in a Global Context
  • 3.1 Removal of Tariff Protection to Textile and Clothing Companies and the Impacts on CSR in China and Brazil3.1.1 The Case of China; 3.1.2 The Case of Brazil; 4 Roadmap to Implement Corporate Social Responsibility Practices; 5 Conclusions; References; 2 The Sustainable Apparel Coalition and the Higg Index; Abstract; 1 Environmental Impact of Products; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Principles for the Assessment of the Environmental Impact of Products; 1.3 Assessment and Promotion of Green Products; 1.4 Measures for Reducing the Environmental Impact of Products
  • 2 Introduction to the Sustainable Apparel Coalition2.1 Background; 2.2 Mainframe of Sustainable Apparel Coalition; 2.3 Vision and Mission of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition; 2.4 Outcomes of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition; 2.5 Membership Benefits; 3 Higg Index; 3.1 Overview; 3.2 Suite of Tools: The Higg Index 2.0; 3.3 Areas for Improvement in the Higg Index; 4 Assessment Tools for Apparel and Footwear Products; 4.1 Tools for the Assessment of Environmental Impacts; 4.2 Lifecycle Assessment; 4.3 Social Lifecycle Assessment; 4.4 The Capability Assessment Tool for Sustainable Manufacturing
  • 5 Future Directions5.1 Macro Trends for the Future; 5.2 Future Action Plans; 5.3 Challenges Facing SAC; 6 Nike, Inc.: A Case Study; References; 3 Making the Connection Between the United Nations Global Compact Code of Conduct for the Textile and Fashion Sector and the Sustainable Apparel Coalition Higg Index (2.0); Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Methodology; 3 The SAC Higg Index 2.0 and the UNGC Code of Conduct and Manual for the Fashion and Textile Industry; 3.1 An Introduction; 3.2 The Higg Index 2.0; 3.2.1 The HIGG Index Tools
  • 3.3 The UNGC Code of Conduct and Manual for the Fashion and Textile Industry4 Discussion, Reflection and Conclusions; 5 Going Forward; A.x(118). 6 Appendix I Environmental Levels (Material); A.x(118). 7 Appendix II Social Levels (Material); A.x(118). 8 Appendix III Members of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) as of April 2014 and Their Relation with the UN Global Compact (UNGC); References; 4 Environmental Adaptation by Small and Medium Sized Textile and Garment Companies in Vietnam -- Is Governance an Issue?; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Background to the Study
Control code
SPR893668186
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 196 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812871640
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-981-287-164-0
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Roadmap to sustainable textiles and clothing : regulatory aspects and sustainability standards of textiles and the clothing supply chain, Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu, editor, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Contents; 1 Perspectives, Drivers, and a Roadmap for Corporate Social Responsibility in the Textile and Clothing Industry; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Drivers that Shape Corporate Social Responsibility; 2.1 The Role of Stakeholder Pressure on Corporate Social Responsibility; 2.2 Influence of Position in the Value Chain and Firm Size on CSR Practices; 2.3 Country Influence and Institutional Dynamics on CSR Practices; 3 Approaches to Corporate Social Responsibility in a Global Context
  • 3.1 Removal of Tariff Protection to Textile and Clothing Companies and the Impacts on CSR in China and Brazil3.1.1 The Case of China; 3.1.2 The Case of Brazil; 4 Roadmap to Implement Corporate Social Responsibility Practices; 5 Conclusions; References; 2 The Sustainable Apparel Coalition and the Higg Index; Abstract; 1 Environmental Impact of Products; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Principles for the Assessment of the Environmental Impact of Products; 1.3 Assessment and Promotion of Green Products; 1.4 Measures for Reducing the Environmental Impact of Products
  • 2 Introduction to the Sustainable Apparel Coalition2.1 Background; 2.2 Mainframe of Sustainable Apparel Coalition; 2.3 Vision and Mission of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition; 2.4 Outcomes of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition; 2.5 Membership Benefits; 3 Higg Index; 3.1 Overview; 3.2 Suite of Tools: The Higg Index 2.0; 3.3 Areas for Improvement in the Higg Index; 4 Assessment Tools for Apparel and Footwear Products; 4.1 Tools for the Assessment of Environmental Impacts; 4.2 Lifecycle Assessment; 4.3 Social Lifecycle Assessment; 4.4 The Capability Assessment Tool for Sustainable Manufacturing
  • 5 Future Directions5.1 Macro Trends for the Future; 5.2 Future Action Plans; 5.3 Challenges Facing SAC; 6 Nike, Inc.: A Case Study; References; 3 Making the Connection Between the United Nations Global Compact Code of Conduct for the Textile and Fashion Sector and the Sustainable Apparel Coalition Higg Index (2.0); Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Methodology; 3 The SAC Higg Index 2.0 and the UNGC Code of Conduct and Manual for the Fashion and Textile Industry; 3.1 An Introduction; 3.2 The Higg Index 2.0; 3.2.1 The HIGG Index Tools
  • 3.3 The UNGC Code of Conduct and Manual for the Fashion and Textile Industry4 Discussion, Reflection and Conclusions; 5 Going Forward; A.x(118). 6 Appendix I Environmental Levels (Material); A.x(118). 7 Appendix II Social Levels (Material); A.x(118). 8 Appendix III Members of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) as of April 2014 and Their Relation with the UN Global Compact (UNGC); References; 4 Environmental Adaptation by Small and Medium Sized Textile and Garment Companies in Vietnam -- Is Governance an Issue?; Abstract; 1 Introduction; 2 Background to the Study
Control code
SPR893668186
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 196 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812871640
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-981-287-164-0
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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