International Journal of Home Science
2019, VOL. 5 ISSUE 2, PART C
Importance of natural dye over synthetic dye: a critical review
Author(s): Dr. Rashmi Srivastava and Neetu Singh
With the increasing awareness of health and environmental hazardous of synthetic dyes, the old culture of textile dyeing with natural sources are coming back. Some people, concerned about the human health and the environment, making efforts on large scale to revive old culture of dyeing with the natural resources such as plant, insects, mineral. These sources are not only biodegradable but also have medicinal properties with them. So natural dye is a topic of international interest due to the increased awareness on various properties of natural dyes. In this article, types of natural dye sources and their potential health, environment and business benefits are reviewed.
How to cite this article:
Dr. Rashmi Srivastava, Neetu Singh. Importance of natural dye over synthetic dye: a critical review. Int J Home Sci 2019;5(2):148-150.