Care and maintenance of textile products including apparel and protective clothing

Nayak, R and Ratnapandian, S 2018, Care and maintenance of textile products including apparel and protective clothing, Taylor and Francis, United States.


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Title Care and maintenance of textile products including apparel and protective clothing
Author(s) Nayak, R
Ratnapandian, S
Year 2018
Publisher Taylor and Francis
Place of publication United States
Subjects Textile and Fashion Design
Summary Proper care and maintenance of textile materials is essential in prolonging their durability and appearance. This books describes methods of care and maintenance for textile products, focusing on types of laundering and dry-cleaning processes, chemicals, and equipment, while considering the environmental impacts of these procedures and green cleaning approaches. It details care labelling of garments, including electronic care labelling and instructions for different specialty textiles. Factors such as pilling, abrasion, snagging, color fading, and dimensional change are discussed. This book also emphasizes care and maintenance of textiles used for protection from fire, bullets, cold weather, and chemicals.
Copyright notice © 2018 by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC
ISBN 9781138566750
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