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Latest Quality Fabric Of The Month

Waxing Ecological
October 14, 2013

Performance Meets Luxury And Style
August 27, 2013

Sweet High Performance From Nature
June 25, 2013

Extreme Insulation
April 16, 2013

High-tenacity Mesh = Breathable Abrasion Resistance
February 19, 2013

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International Dye Industry, Pigments And Textile Chemicals Exhibition (China Interdye)
04/16/2014 - 04/18/2014

Understanding The U.S. Government Lists Of Products Believed To Be Made With Forced Or Child Labor webinar
04/22/2014 - 04/22/2014

12th International Exhibition on Textile Industry (Indo Intertex 2014)
04/23/2014 - 04/26/2014

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Quality Fabric Of The Month

Cool Advantage
Thermo°Cool™ Duoregulation™ staple fiber yarns, offered in the Americas market by FilSpec and its subsidiary Richmond Specialty Yarns, also are available in a recycled-content variety.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
March 18, 2013

High-tenacity Mesh = Breathable Abrasion Resistance
CORDURA®AFT (Air Flow Technology) is now available in knitted mesh constructions targeted mainly to footwear markets, but also to certain apparel and pack applications.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
February 19, 2013

Alpha Performance
Polartec® Alpha® insulation, developed for the military and soon to be adopted for consumer outdoor apparel, offers super-lightweight, breathable, versatile performance.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
January 28, 2013

FR From Nature, Layer By Layer
Intumescent and nanobrick antiflammable layered nanocoatings made using chitosan and other renewable materials provide FR protection for cotton and other textiles and foam.
Janet Rodie, Managing Editor
December 17, 2012

Secret Agent For Hydrocarbon Removal
C.I.Agent® Agent-Q, comprising a proprietary polymer blend quilted between layers of nonwoven fabric, traps and solidifies hydrocarbons while allowing water to flow through freely.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
November 20, 2012

Featherweight Filtration
Allasso Industries' Winged Fiber™ offers advantages for filtration and numerous other applications.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
October 14, 2012

Mycelial Entanglements
In Ecovative's EcoCradle® packaging materials, a tangled web of mycelium binds together renewable waste materials in a process that can be used literally to grow composite products that can be composted when they are no longer needed.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
September 18, 2012

PCR Aramid For Workwear: FR Around And Around
Victor Group has set up a closed-loop recycling operation to provide post-consumer recycled aramid fiber for its Ecoshield® FR workwear fabric.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
August 21, 2012

Infection Reduction
PurThread is developing antimicrobial technology that may help lower infection rates in hospitals by reducing the bioburden on privacy curtains and other textiles used in such environments.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
July 23, 2012

Comfortable FR Underneath It All
PBI BaseGuard™'s blend of PBI, Lenzing FR® and Tencel® fibers is featured in FusaFR® lightweight, comfortable baselayer and station garments that provide high-heat and flash-fire protection.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
May 21, 2012