|Document ID (ISN)||65589|
|Convention or series no.
||UNEP Technical Report No.16
||The textile industry and the environment
||United Nations Environment Programme, Industry and Environment, Tour Mirabeau, 39-43 quai AndrÚ-CitroŰn, 75739 Paris Cedex 15, France, 1994. 120p. 66 ref. Price: FRF 175.00, USD 35.00.
||This report provides guidance on measures to prevent pollution and save raw materials in the textile industry through a cleaner production approach. Contents: overview of textile wet processing operations; environmental impact of the textile industry (air and water pollution); cleaner production techniques and processes (optimization of chemical usage, modification of processes and equipment); end-of-pipe treatment (liquid effluent treatment, control of air emissions); policy, management and legal framework. Glossary.
||UNEP; industrial waste; textile industry; environmental pollution; pollution control
||disposal of harmful waste; legal aspects; report; glossary; list of chemical substances; plant and process modifications; liquid effluents
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||UN|
||Textile and clothing industries
|Broad subject area(s)