Schwarzbuch Bauwolle, Andreas Engelhardt
Andreas Engelhardt

Schwarzbuch Baumwolle

Was wir wirklich auf der Haut tragen

Date of publication: July 30, 2012; 224 pages
ISBN 978-3-552-06197-2, Deuticke Verlag

This book, at present in German language only, describes in a generally understandable way future changes in the textile market with a specific focus on sustainability. The share of cotton in the global fiber market has been declining and limitations in arable land call for a shortage in cotton that may become apparent in the medium term. Thus, alternatives are needed. Manmade fibers, in particular polyester and cellulosic fibers, will benefit the most from this development.

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