Singapore-based Huntsman Textile Effects has registered its three new dyes with the Colour Index (CI), published by the Society of Dyers and Colourists, United Kingdom, and the American Association of Texile Chemists and Colorists, Research Triangle Park, N.C. Avitera Yellow SE is now CI Reactive Yellow 217; Avitera Red SE is CI Reactive Red 286; and Avitera Deep Blue SE is CI Reactive Blue 281.
Minneapolis-based Banner Engineering Corp. now offers its 2010 catalog in an interactive online version, available at http://catalog.bannerengineering.com. Printed versions are also available free of charge.
The Chicago-based Wallcoverings Association (WA) has teamed with NSF International, Ann Arbor, Mich., to introduce the NSF/ANSI 342 Sustainability Standard to provide environmental stewardship guidelines for wallcovering products. WA also has granted NSF International the exclusive use of the WA Sustainability Seal.
Textile Media Services, United Kingdom, has released the publication "Asian Automotive Textiles: Opportunities and Challenges for Leading Producers" by Chen Nan Yang. The report covers 10 countries that represent more than 95 percent of the automotive textiles market in Asia, and includes approximately 200 pages and 90 tables.
Aurora Specialty Textiles Group Inc., Aurora, Ill., has added Triple White FR to its Northern Lights Printable Textiles™ fabric line. The company also reports it has recycled 17 tons of polyester scrap in 2010 through its FabRecycle™ program.
The Fairfax, Va.-based Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) has released the 2010 Product Specialties Survey Report, which provides information on the newest products and services for the graphic and garment communities. Doraville, Ga.-based Process Control Corp. has launched a new website located at www.process-control.com.
December 21, 2010