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Waste Management in the Chemical and Petroleum Industries Free Download Pdf

Waste Management global chemical and petroleum industries have always had the challenge of disposing of chemical wastes, by-products, and residuals, but with traditional techniques such as deep well injection and incineration proving flawed, the need for disposal by legal, safe and economically effective means has never been greater. Increasingly, the need to produce without pollution is the preferred model for industry, and the strategy of waste minimization is seen as the best way forward. This is particularly relevant in the petrochemical and chemical industries, where large quantities of hazardous and toxic wastes are produced which can pose formidable disposal problems. Read More →

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Designing Apparel for Consumers: The Impact of Body Shape and Size (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)

Designing Apparel for Consumers: The Impact of Body Shape and Size (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles) by M-E Faust & S Carrier

Given its importance for consumer satisfaction and thus brand success, apparel fit is a major challenge for retailers and brands across the industry. Consequently there have been major developments in sizing research and how it can be used in apparel design. This book reviews how these developments are affecting clothing design for different groups of consumers. Read More →

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Designing Apparel for Consumers: The Impact of Body Shape and Size (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)

Designing Apparel for Consumers: The Impact of Body Shape and Size (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles) by M-E Faust & S Carrier

Given its importance for consumer satisfaction and thus brand success, apparel fit is a major challenge for retailers and brands across the industry. Consequently there have been major developments in sizing research and how it can be used in apparel design. This book reviews how these developments are affecting clothing design for different groups of consumers. Read More →

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Textile-led Design for the Active Ageing Population (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)

Textile-led Design for the Active Ageing Population (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles) by J. McCann & David Bryson

Despite the world’s aging population, suitable clothing for the older community is a largely neglected area. This book considers the needs of the growing number of active older people and investigates how recent developments in textiles, fibres, finishes, design and integrated technology can be deployed to serve this group and improve quality of life. Read More →

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Textile-led Design for the Active Ageing Population (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles)

Textile-led Design for the Active Ageing Population (Woodhead Publishing Series in Textiles) by J. McCann & David Bryson

Despite the world’s aging population, suitable clothing for the older community is a largely neglected area. This book considers the needs of the growing number of active older people and investigates how recent developments in textiles, fibres, finishes, design and integrated technology can be deployed to serve this group and improve quality of life. Read More →

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