Movers & Shakers February 2024: Hemp-Based Period Pads

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Movers & Shakers January 2024: TENCEL Lyocell Fibers as Alternative Material for Stretch Fabrics

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Movers & Shakers December 2023: Toray’s Recycled Carbon Fiber From Boeing 787

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Atotonilquillo, Mexico and Singapore — Huntsman Textile Effect is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its primary manufacturing facility in the Americas. The plant in Atotonilquillo, Mexico is one of Textile …

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By Susanne Beyer and Harald Müller, Oerlikon Barmag

With the new WinFors reversing winder, Oerlikon Barmag is expanding its family of winders to include a new member. The specialist for especially delicate yarns reveals its potential in particular when winding materials such as microfilaments, mother yarn, airbag yarns and seatbelt yarns.

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By Donald Wagner and Joel Zazyczny, Gelest, Inc.

BIOSAFE® is a new silicon-based antimicrobial from Gelest, Inc. Its novel activity imparts long lasting bacteriostatic, fungistatic and algistatic properties to substrates, such as textiles, preventing deterioration and discoloration caused by fungi.

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In 1955, brothers Helmut and Erich Loepfe founded the Loepfe Brothers LTD. in Zurich. Technical innovations for the textile industry were the driving force behind the development of the company …

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Saurer and Reyes Groupe recently announced the sale of some Verdol assets to Saurer. Reyes Groupe has concluded the deal of selling its Verdol parts and service business to the …

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