Technical Textiles


Every drop counts in the fight against climate change. Water creates life and prosperity and is essential for human health. © Jeanologia

23/03/2020 – World Water Day

World Water Day

Jeanologia: MissionZero

Jeanologia encourages all textile industry stakeholders to get behind its MissionZero: dehydrate and detoxify the jean industry by 2025. By  Iris Schlomski

© Flamestuff 250AS by Carrington Textiles

19/03/2020 – Advertisement


Safety and comfort are key in today’s flame retardant fabrics

With fire being a common cause of death and injury worldwide, employers want to make sure workers wear the appropriate flame retardant (FR) garment. But ... By  Editorial staff

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18/03/2020 – Uncertain cotton balance sheet

Uncertain cotton balance sheet

Effects of the corona virus on China’s textile sector

The novel coronavirus outbreak and its potential ramifications have lowered the consumption in China. By  Sibylle Michel

Do good things and spread the word! Environmental protection is a topic of ever-growing importance in the textile industry and one that should be acknowledged by its customers. © kate/

18/03/2020 – Investing in a better world

Investing in a better world

Environmental protection made by ZwissTex

Thanks to investment zwissTEX has increased its electricity supply, saving 5,100 tonnes of CO2 emissions since 2014. By  Iris Schlomski

Mahlo at Open House in Bangladesh: First-hand information for the textile industry. © Mahlo

18/03/2020 – Open House in Bangladesh

Open House in Bangladesh

Mahlo: How do I produce sustainably?

Answers about sustainability were given at an open house of the textile machinery supplier Tootal Quality Resources Ltd in Dhaka at the beginning of the ... By  Iris Schlomski

Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas will now take place December 15 to 17, 2020 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. © Messe Frankfurt

18/03/2020 – Corona Covid-19

Corona Covid-19

Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas postponed

As the situation has developed dramatically in view of the worldwide distribution of Covid-19, both fairs will be postponed to December 2020. By  Iris Schlomski

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17/03/2020 – Cotton arrivals have picked up pace

Cotton arrivals have picked up pace

Cotton exports from India revival

Post estimates marketing year (MY) 2019/20 cotton production at 6.4 MMT with a planting area of 13 mn hectares. By  Sibylle Michel