Fibres

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Lenzing CEO Stephan Sielaff looks forward working with another core shareholder. © Lenzing AG/Franz Neumayr

 
14/06/2024 – Stock corporation

Stock corporation

Lenzing welcomes new core shareholder Suzano S/A

Lenzing’s main shareholder B&C Group and the Brazilian pulp producer Suzano S/A have signed a long-term partnership in connection with the majority stake in Lenzing. By  Sibylle Michel
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Elastane is a “stretchy” material, but causes a lot of difficulties when it comes to recycling. ©  kuznechik42/Adobe Stock_233499004

 
17/01/2024 – Elastane (spandex)

Elastane (spandex)

Barriers in the recycling loop threaten existence

Elastane (spandex) fibers face criticism because of the barrier they pose to the recycling of textile waste, and this criticism is spurring manufacturers ... By  Christine Heywood
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Companies consider textile recycling as the solution to solve problems associated with clothing waste. © Future Market Insights

 
At this point, we present the five most read articles of the past week. The ranking is based on your click behavior on the website. By  Sven Ramer
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Lyocell fibers with antiviral properties - by loading with copper ions. © TITK / Steffen Beikirch

 
At this point, we present the five most read articles of the past week. The ranking is based on your click behavior on the website. By  Sven Ramer
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Lyocell fibers with antiviral properties - by loading with copper ions. © TITK / Steffen Beikirch

 
04/09/2023 – Using active ingredients more efficiently in textiles

Using active ingredients more efficiently in textiles

Wash-resistant equipment of Lyocell functional fibers

Functional textiles are all the rage. In addition to wearer comfort, durability and fashionable chic, a garment should also regulate moisture, absorb temperature ... Dr. Frank Wendler, Benjamin Redlingshöfer
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A core part of Säntis’ growth strategy is developing fibre tracing technology for its recycling technology, RCO100. © Säntis Textiles

 
19/08/2022 – Traceability in the supply chain

Traceability in the supply chain

Säntis Textiles expands into traceable fibre technology

Säntis Textiles is a strategic development partner of FibreTrace. The aim of the partnership is to work alongside FibreTrace to develop a unique traceable ... By  Sibylle Michel
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Environmental sustainability remains important in fabrics for the autumn/winter 2022/23 season. © malp/stock.adobe.com

 
14/02/2022 – Sustainable fibres

Sustainable fibres

Plant-based materials on rise

Fabrics made from plant-based materials are set to boom in collections for the autumn/winter 2022/23 season, according to “Survey of the European fabric ... By  Editorial staff