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Waxing Ecological
October 14, 2013

Performance Meets Luxury And Style
August 27, 2013

Sweet High Performance From Nature
June 25, 2013

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April 16, 2013

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

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Quality Fabric Of The Month

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

Durable Water Repellency Plus Soft Hand
Dow Corning® DWR-7000 Soft Hydro Guard finish offers a soft hand and durable non-fluorine-based water repellency on cellulosic and blended fabrics.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
April 17, 2012

Merino Wool: Performance For All Seasons
Merino State offers new high-performance and eco Merino wool blends for athletic and outdoor applications and for all seasons.
Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
March 19, 2012

Smoothing Out The Differences
TenCate Mirafi® H2Ri stabilization and reinforcement geosynthetic for roadways and other applications mitigates differential settlement problems caused by frost heaves and other factors.
By Janet Bealer Rodie, Managing Editor
February 21, 2012