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Innovation at ORSMUNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA - Arc'teryx Partners with UBC on Next Generation of Water - Oil Repellent Fabric. Fabrics are being fabricated without the use of PFCs, as the toxicity of PFCs can remain in the environment for hundreds of years.

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Harvard MaskHARVARD UNIVERSITY RESEARCH - Wearable Mask Technology utilizes "wearable freeze-dried cell-free" (wFDCF) fabrics integrated into masks or lab clothing that is capable of identifying pathathogens and toxins, including detecting SARS-COVID from a patient's breath.

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BiosyntheticsUNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME - SpydaSilk Research leads to commerciliation of Kraig Labs SpydaSilk. Until now scientists haven't been able to assemble spider silk's genetic proteins into a cost effective fiber with desired properties.

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BiosyntheticsYALE UNIVERSITY - Innovative Robotic Fibers Transform Fabrics into 3D Androids. - The fabric stiffens or softens depending on the temperature, and can be designed with a memory to change shape and return to its original shape.

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BiosyntheticsDREXEL UNIVERSITY - New Age Textile Shield Advanced research offers coated fabric with electromagnetic pollution protection. The project utilizes MXene, a conductive two-dimensional coating materialmdiscovered at Drexel in 2011.

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NEWS & VIEWS
Clothing Physiology And Comfort Cultural and sociological theories have frequently tried to give oversimplified explanations of the motives of human clothing. Read more…

Rejuvenate Yourself With Odor Preventing Apparels A recent survey reveals that 51% of the participated men expressed their willingness to pay more for apparels manufactured with special treatments to control body odor and enhance freshness. Read more…

Theory Behind Air Bags Application In Automobiles Textiles are used in cars for a wide variety of purposes: to enhance comfort, thermal insulation, design, vehicle safety and more insulation, often required acoustic properties. Read more…

From textile waste to high fashion: A fiber's journey The new fiber contains no carbon disulfide and can be blended with other types of material such as elastane and polyester to produce different types of fabric. Read more…

US' Alkegen to increase micro-fine glass fibre capacity Alkegen provides high performance materials used in advanced applications including filtration media, battery technologies, high temperature insulation and fire protection, has announced increasing its total micro-fine glass fibre (MFGF) manufacturing capacity by 30 per cent. Read more…

US' Sheets & Giggles unveils sustainable hybrid model mattress Sheets & Giggles’ naturally cooling, all-natural eucalyptus mattress contains two layers of renewable, biodegradable latex.The core of the mattress is covered in the company’s flagship eucalyptus lyocell fabric Read more…

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NEW CELLIANT® WITH REPREVE® AWARDED A SELECTION IN ISPO TEXTRENDS AWARDS (11/28/22

TERNUA TRIUMPHS AT THE 2022 ISPO AWARDS (11/24/22)

HeiQ launches HeiQ Mint for botanical odor control (11/23/22)

Hygienix™ Connects 500 Absorbent Hygiene & Personal Care Industry Professionals (11/22/22)

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