HED 431 Ecology of the Global Textile and Apparel Complex
HED 891B Ecological Analysis of Textiles and Apparel Production and Consumption
Last modified: September 2, 2003

by M. Suzanne Sontag
contact: sontag@msu.edu

Environment, Pollution, and the Textile Industry
A Case Study from EP3: Pollution Prevention Assessment for a Textile Dyeing Facility of 270 Workers
Amital Spinning Corporation - Case Study, North Carolina Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources
APEC Virtual Center for Environmental Technology Exchange - (Asian Pacific)
ATMI's Encouraging Environmental Excellence Program (E3)
ATMI's Voluntary Product Environmental Profile
Division of Pollution Prevention and Environmental Assistance, North Carolina Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources
    Waste Reduction in Textiles
Environmental Issues - About Guides
Environmental Defense Fund
Hazardous Substances Database
Institute of Textile Technology, Charlottesville, VA
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
  ISO 9000 Quality Management and Quality Assurance Standards and Certification
           Technical Committee 176
  ISO 14000 Environmental Standards and Certification
           Technical Committee 207
Pollution Prevention Tips for Wet-processing Textile Mills
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
UN Environment Programme
US Code of Federal Regulations (see Title 40 Environment)
US Environmental Protection Agency
        Garment and Textile Care Program
        Laws and Regulations Related to EPA Programs (e.g. air, water, toxic substances, endangered species, resource conservation and recovery, right to know, oil pollution, pollution, prevention)
        Water Effluent Standards for 40 CFR Part 410 Textile Mills Point Source Category
        Water Effluent in the Textile Industry - EPA Publications - click on keywords beginning with T then find publications related to textiles