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15/11/2019 – Drastic decrease in cotton production

Drastic decrease in cotton production

Extreme dryness in Australia

The high decrease in cotton area is due to the decrease in irrigation water availability that was exacerbated by below normal precipitation during the ... By  Sibylle Michel

Uday Gill: “We celebrate our products’ performance and proudly acknowledge their sustainability with our new premium brand DEJA whose sustainable messaging will resonate with both our converters and their customers.” © Indorama

04/11/2019 – 100 Prozent rPET

100 Prozent rPET

Indorama Ventures announces the launch of DEJA

IVL’s new 100 percent rPET fibre brand DEJA is available in various forms such as recycled flake, pellet, fiber and filament for use in multiple applications. By  Iris Schlomski

The Lycra Company will be showcasing Lycra FitSense technology for swimwear for the first time at MarediModa. © 2019 The Lycra Company

31/10/2019 – Lycra Fitsense Technology

Lycra Fitsense Technology

The Lycra Company at MarediModa

The Lycra Company will be showcasing Lycra FitSense technology for swimwear for the first time at MarediModa, 5 to 7 November. By  Iris Schlomski

Roica Eco-Smart family: Smart laces by Iluna Group © Roica

30/10/2019 – Sustainability


Roica and the MarediModa in Cannes

Ultimate smart yarns stretch toward a more sustainable future through partners ranges. By  Iris Schlomski

Lenzing offers the possibility to consumers to be able to detect the origin of the clothes they intend to buy. © Lenzing

18/10/2019 – Première Vision

Première Vision

Lenzing presents blockchain technology

Lenzing enters together with Hong Kong based Textile Genesis the age of digital traceability. By  Iris Schlomski

For the first time in the history of the cotton industry: World Cotton Day on 7 October. Image: Cotton Worker in Tanzania. © Ernst Grimmelt

07/10/2019 – World Cotton Day on 7 October

World Cotton Day on 7 October

WTO is organising the first international World Cotton Day

On October 7, take a particularly close look at the fibre content in your clothing. Because October 7 is World Cotton Day. By  Iris Schlomski

The new polyimide fiber continues Evonik’s three-decade tradition of developing and manufacturing plastic-based high-performance fibers for the hot gas filtration market at its sites in Lenzing and Schörfling (Austria). © Evonik

01/10/2019 – A new generation of polyimide fibers

A new generation of polyimide fibers

New high-tech fibers from Evonik

The new product, brand named P84 HT, is distinguished by improved mechanical stability and flexibility at continuously high operating temperatures. By  Iris Schlomski