Textile manufacturers and fashion operators will be able to see high-end textiles and accessories on the global market. © Milano Unica

20/01/2023 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Milano Unica’s special areas and exhibitors

The 36th edition of Milano Unica, 31 January to 2 February, will feature the proposals of the leading Italian textiles and accessories companies for the ... By  Sibylle Michel

The new regulations will finally come into force in Q1 2023, after a transition period. © Oeko-Tex

19/01/2023 – Sustainability


Oeko-Tex new regulations 2023

Oeko-Tex has published updates to the applicable test criteria, limit values and guidelines for its certifications. In the following, an overview of the ... By  Sibylle Michel

One of Vaude’s goals is to reduce its CO2 emissions in the global supply chain by 50% by 2030. © Vaude

19/01/2023 – Sustainability


SBTi verifies Vaude’s 1.5 degree climate targets

The Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) confirmed that Vaude’s planned targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions are in line with the 1.5 degree ... By  Sibylle Michel

Fibre composite components increase the precision and service life of the plant systems. © Vombaur

18/01/2023 – Lightweight construction

Lightweight construction

Preforms from vombaur increase performance and service life

Lightweight components offer innovation and savings potential. This also applies to the lightweight and resilient components made of composite textiles ... By  Sibylle Michel

Heimtextil 2023 ended with concentrated intercontinental strength. © Messe Frankfurt/Jean-Luc Valentin

18/01/2023 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Heimtextil 2023 ends with great internationality

With 44,000 visitors and 2,400 exhibitors together from 129 nations, the global textile industry was on site in Frankfurt for four days from January 10–13 ... By  Sibylle Michel

The Home-Compostable Polybag Project is the third Fashion for Good polybag project following the Circular Polybag Pilot and Reusable Packaging projects. © Michael Dziedzic

17/01/2023 – Recycling


Compostable alternatives to landfill polybags

Fashion for Good has launched the Home-Compostable Polybag Project, a pilot to test alternatives to conventional single-use polybags. By  Sibylle Michel