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  1. New Live Webinar: Using Thermal Analysis To Investigate The Behavior Of Textile Materials

    METTLER TOLEDO is pleased to present a new webinar, Thermal Analysis of Textile Materials, live on Thursday, December 14th, 2017. The English-language presentation, offered three times to allow participation from around the globe, will explore the use of thermal analysis in modern textile manufacturing to ensure final products present desired characteristics.

  2. Chinese Textile Firms Turn To Biomass Fibre Production

    Hismer Bio-Tech Co. Ltd. in China's Shandong province is making biomass fibre from shrimp and crab shells, a pioneering effort to produce synthetic fibres from products not derived from crude oil

  3. Valley Forge Fabrics Acquires Contract Decor International, CDI

    Valley Forge Fabrics announced today the acquisition of the premier window treatment manufacturer, Contract Decor International (CDI), as part of a strategic move to support their continued growth in the Hospitality Industry

  4. Tecnorama To Show Dos&Dye Dyeing System At ShanghaiTex

    Tecnorama, a leading producer of machinery used in automatic dispensing of liquid and solid dyestuffs and chemicals for textile materials such as yarn, flock, fabrics, knitwear, will show its Dos&Dye, a patented system for the automatic management of laboratory dyeing, at ShanghaiTex 2017 expo, from November 27 to 30, 2017, in China, in stand W4B25

  5. Gerber Technology To Support AxF, X-Rite’s Appearance Exchange Format

    At ideation 2017 in Los Angeles, X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and its subsidiary Pantone LLC, today announced that Gerber Technology’s YuniquePLM® and AccuMark® will natively support the Appearance Exchange Format (AxF™) in 2018

  6. ShanghaiTex 2017 ‘Sports Arena’ Unleashes The Latest Textile Technology In Sports

    With the increasing health awareness among people and unceasing development of fitness boom, coupled with the rise of "Athleisure" trend, wearing yoga clothes and sportswear out into fashion has never been so popular

  7. Kraig Biocraft Laboratories To Develop New Custom Recombinant Spider Silk Under Contract With US Army

    Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (OTCQB:KBLB) (“Company”), the leading developer of spider silk based fibers, announced that it is now working to create a set of new custom designed transgenic silkworms under its contract with the US Army

  8. Florock® Flooring Launches New FloroEster Line Of Vinyl Ester Coatings

    Florock® Polymer Flooring, Chicago-based manufacturer of concrete floor coating systems for industrial, commercial and institutional facilities, has launched its newest family of high performance products, the FloroEster line of vinyl ester secondary containment coatings

  9. Teijin Aramid Introduces Teijinconex® Coolnex Super Wicking Fabric

    Teijin Aramid today announced the introduction of the Teijinconex® Coolnex Super Wicking Fabric, a lighter, softer and more comfortable flame resistant Fabric

  10. DuPont And Unifi Join Forces To Create Breakthrough Eco-Friendly Cold-Weather Apparel Insulation

    DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) announced today a collaboration with Unifi, Inc. to create high-performance, renewably sourced garment insulation, offering leading apparel brands a new sustainable choice for cold-weather products