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Title Details:
Laundry washing
Authors: Ampeliotis, Konstantinos
Reviewer: Gkousia, Maria
Subject: ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY > TECHNOLOGICAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING
ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY > TECHNOLOGICAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING > ELECTRICAL, ENERGY TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING > ENERGY CONSERVATION
Keywords:
Laundry
Washing
Washing Machine
Detergents
Energy Conservation
Water Conservation
Description:
Abstract:
Laundry is among the most important activities in households. Laundry washing is directly associated with personal hygiene and cleanliness of the members of the household. Laundry uses water in addition to a number of products associeted with the chemical industry, the most important of which are detergents. The aim of this chapter is the presentation of the main inputs of energy and materials that are associated with laundry, and their environmental impacts. In addition, good practies aiming at reducing the environmental impact of laundry are presented and discussed.
Table of Contents:
Introduction
Water use at home
Sinner's circle
Short description of laundry machine
European trends in laundry washing
The role of technology in energy savings
The role of consumer behaviour towards energy savings
Laundry washing in Greece
Best practices in laundry washing
References
Linguistic Editors: Tsiadimou, Anastasia
Technical Editors: Bozionelos, Gavriil
Graphic Editors: Bozionelos, Gavriil
Type: Chapter
Creation Date: 2015
Item Details:
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/gr
Spatial Coverage: GREECE, EUROPE
Temporal Coverage: Contemporary times
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/11419/3015
Bibliographic Reference: Ampeliotis, K. (2015). Laundry washing [Chapter]. In Ampeliotis, K., & Sdrali, D. 2015. HOUSEHOLD TECHNOLOGY [Undergraduate textbook]. Kallipos, Open Academic Editions. https://hdl.handle.net/11419/3015
Language: Greek
Consists of: 1. Ο κύκλος του Sinner
2. Ανάλυση του κύκλου του Sinner
Is Part of: HOUSEHOLD TECHNOLOGY
Technical Requirement: The chapter includes 2 .mp4 videos
Version: 1st edition
Publication Origin: Kallipos, Open Academic Editions