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Department
Fashion
Course
FSN 101
Professor
Sandra Tullio Pow
Semester
Fall

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Required Reading Assignment – Section 061 Name: Biliana Gortchova 1. Fighting back against nature – polyester does its bit for the planet. (2007, July-August). WSA, 1-5. Retrieved November 19, 2012, from http://courses.ryerson.ca/bbcswebdav/pid-1984746-dt- content-rid- 2915655_2/courses/fsn101_f12_01/Fighting_Back.pdf 2. Polyester, a widely used fiber in the textiles industry, is becoming more sustainable during production and use due to modern innovations. 3. Consumers view polyester negatively because it is not sustainable. It is petroleum-based and in turn pollutes water. 4. The innovation discovered by the IIC changes glucose to a chemical, hydroxymethylfurfural, which can be used in the production of petroleum-based materials such as polyester. This process allows for an eco-friendly change in which the liquids can be reused. 5. Another synthetic fiber that is being recycled is nyl
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