WTiN to host live Innovate Summit

World Textile Information Network (WTiN) is hosting a live Summit at its virtual Innovate 2021 event. Whether it’s for increased sustainability, increased profits or shorter lead times, innovation is the key in the post-pandemic world. That’s why WTiN’s Innovate virtual event will host its first Innovate Summit from 26-28 October 2021. The Summit will include […]

Emtec Electronic’s Tactile Sensation Analyzer measures nonwovens’ haptic quality quickly and reliably

Studies indicate that the way a fabric feels to the touch — i.e. its handfeel — strongly influences a consumer’s decision to buy. Traditionally, manufacturers of textiles and nonwovens use handpanels comprised of individual judges to assess a material’s haptic properties. This can be a time-consuming process and is often influenced by several external factors, […]

Welspun, first Indian Company to receive US FDA 510(k) for its 3 Ply Surgical Masks

Welspun India Limited, the global leader in home textiles, has now become the first Indian company to receive one of the stringent and most recognized quality approval i.e. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510 (k) clearance for its 3 Ply Surgical Masks. Certified by BIS and CE already, this product from Welspun India Ltd […]

Teijin Aramid raising the bar for protective performance with ultra-light Formula E racing suit

Teijin Aramid, the world’s leading producer of aramids, has helped engineer a new protective motor racing suit that will be worn for the first time at the Berlin Formula E ‘E-Prix’ on 14 August. The ultra-light suit harnesses the superior protective qualities of Teijinconex® neo high heat-resistant and dyeable meta-aramid that provides professional racing drivers […]

3M introduces easy to wear KN95 respirator

3M today launched its new disposable KN95 respirator also known as the 3M™ Particulate Respirator 9513, which is designed for comfort and breathability while protecting the user by filtering atleast 95% of airborne particles. Manufactured as per international standards, – the 3M™ Particulate Respirator 9513 is an example of how 3M has applied science to […]