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Textile Industry Types - Chapter Summary
Lessons within this chapter focus on several different textile industries. They cover the processes used in these industries and the products they create. You'll also explore the history of textile manufacturing. The lessons are accompanied by short quizzes that you can use to test yourself along the way, with a final exam at the chapter's end providing a more comprehensive assessment of your understanding. Use this chapter to learn:
- How the cotton textile industry functions
- What the jute textile industry is centered around
- What processes are used within the textile dyeing industry
- How the textile recycling industry works
1. Cotton Textile Industry: Information & History
Today, cotton is used in a variety of everyday work, products, and processes. Cotton has a long and global history, influencing not only what we wear today, but generations of technology and people.
2. Jute Textiles Industry
Textiles are apart of all of our lives. They range from our furniture to the clothes we wear. One textile that is used in many different products is that of jute. In this lesson we will learn about the jute textile industry.
3. Textile Dyeing Industry
We get to wear different colors of clothing because of a substance known as dye. In this lesson we will learn about the process and the types of dyes that are available in the textile dyeing industry.
4. Textile Recycling Industry
The textile industry is one of the largest pollutants in the world, which is why the textile recycling industry has been created. This lesson discusses the environmental issues of the textile industry and the current solutions.
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