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Innovation at ORSSTHE TEXTILE INDUSTRY FIGHTS COVID-19: The COVID-19 pandemic has still not reached its peak, and conditions are expected to worsen in the weeks ahead. Many in the textile/apparel industries have already provided their assistance in fighting the impact of the virus. Read More.


Innovation at ORSS2020 TRENDS: Take a look at some of the new innovations from the 2020 Outdoor Retailer Winter Market + Snow Show, January 29 - 31, in Denver featured in the FabricLink Network's Innovation Watch. Read More.


BiosyntheticsTextile Exchange - Launches new micro site (aboutbiosynthetics.org) to demystify biosynthetics. In the future our clothes could be made from sugars, biomass and plant oils.

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BiosyntheticsTHE CUTTING EDGE - Innovative Fabric Developments for a New Outdoor Consumer- Driven by the 80 million Millennial consumers, along with the younger Gen-Z generation, born in the mid-90s and expected to reach 84.7 million by 2020, today's primary shopper groups have a See now – wear now buying attitude.

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BiosyntheticsWhat's New in Comfort Activewear? A Lot! - Comfort remains one of the most important qualities for today's consumers. Feeling comfortable can also make the wearer feel more confident and lead to better performance.

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NEWS & VIEWS
TAL DEVELOPS NEW GRADE OF SUPERABSORBENT FIBRE The new SAF was developed in response to the demand from the medical industry for a superabsorbent fabric suitable for use in advanced wound pad dressings. Read more…

MANCHESTER TEAM USES GRAPHENE TO MAKE SMART CLOTHING Scientists at the University of Manchester have created smart adaptive clothing which can lower the body temperature in hot climates, utilising the thermal properties and flexibility of graphene. Read more…

COVID-19, How to Make a No Sew Face Covering It is critical to maintain 6-feet social distancing to slow the spread of the virus. CDC is additionally advising the use of simple cloth face coverings to slow the spread of the virus and help people who may have the virus and do not know it from transmitting it to others. Read more…

NANOWEAR WORKING WITH HOSPITALS ON WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY The goal is to monitor patients with confirmed or suspected COVID-19 with Nanowear's proprietary and patented cloth-based nanosensors which detect physiological and biomarker changes indicative of clinical deterioration. Read more…

MANCHESTER TEAM USES GRAPHENE TO MAKE SMART CLOTHING Scientists at the University of Manchester have created smart adaptive clothing which can lower the body temperature in hot climates, utilising the thermal properties and flexibility of graphene. Read more…

Wearable speaker can be worn while running or cycling Developed by Kiev-based industrial designer, Ivan Zurba, this wearable sound system is designed to become a part of you during your exercise routine. Read more…

NEWS RELEASES
CHEMLOGIS and SANITIZED AG: New strategic sales partnership for the Sanitized® antimicrobial polymer additives in Mexico (7/30/20)

IFAI Expo Going Virtual for 2020 (7/29/20)

Hyosung Introduces Sustainable Solutions At Outdoor Retailer Online (7/20/20)

Aurora Re-Invents Fabric Wall Coverings With the Launch of Scenic Expressions (7/15/20)

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