Attitudes And Level Of Knowledge About Textile Ecology Of University Students

AKARSLAN F. , Demiralay H.

3rd Cyprus International Conference on Educational Research (CY-ICER), Nicosia, CYPRUS, 30 January - 01 February 2014, vol.143, pp.339-341 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 143
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.sbspro.2014.07.416
  • City: Nicosia
  • Country: CYPRUS
  • Page Numbers: pp.339-341


Aim: The purpose of this study is to assess attitude and behaviour of the students withregard to knowledge level of textile ecology. Material and Method: This study was performed on 380 university students, between the ages of 19-55. Consent received and university students was applied with face-to-face interview method. Participants is consists of 267 science students and 75 social science students and 38 group 2. Results: Health sciences from the participants 72 % and social sciences % 90 and sciences from the participants 61 % said fabrics can be harmful to human health and the environment (p>0.05). Conclusion: The students that we will entrust our future to them are determined their sensitivity about harmful substance in fabrics and their harmful to environment and determined they are knowledgeable about this subject. Group 2 in comparison with other parts of students about the harmful fabrics were shown to be more sensitive. (C) 2014 Published by Elsevier Ltd.