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UV Radiation: the skin never forgets

Skin cancer is one of the most common cancer diagnoses around the world: textiles with “UV STANDARD 801” offer effective UV protection. From a medical perspective, we need UV stimulation, particularly UVB, to produce the essential vitamin D. How- ever, for people with skin types 1 to 3, just 20 to 30 minutes of solar radiation on limited parts of the ...

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Saurer’s highly efficient FusionTwister at ShanghaiTex 2019

In its 19thyear, the international textile industry exhibition ShanghaiTex will take place from 25 to 28 November 2019. Saurer Twisting Solutions would be delighted to welcome customers and visitors to Saurer’s Stand D40 in Hall E1. The focus is on the highly efficient FusionTwister for staple fibre yarns. The FusionTwister sets the benchmark for the cost-effective production of two-for-one twisted ...

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Reduction of material usage by up to 50 percent

Reduction of material usage by up to 50 percent through innovative draping strategy in the production of fibre composite materials In fibre reinforced plastic (FRP) production, stamp forming is one of the most economical processes for automated large-scale production, e.g. in the BMW i-series. However, the current processes are susceptible to draping errors and a high proportion of waste. An ...

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J&A Imaging Station Sdn Bhd is first customer in Asia to invest in Durst Rho 512R LED

Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital production technologies, has announced that J&A Imaging Station Sdn Bhd in Petaling Jaya Selangor, Malaysia has become the first customer in Asia to invest in a Rho 512R LED production printer. An important factor in the company’s second investment in Durst technology is because brands are increasing needing bigger retail displays to be printed five meters ...

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Is 3D Printing the future of smart textiles?

The researchers at Tsinghua University in Beijing has developed a 3D printer that deposits electronic flexible fibres onto transitional textiles or clothes, so that the printed pattern can harvest and store electricity onto fabrics. Zhang and her colleagues made their first 3D printed e-textiles using two inks – a carbon nanontube solution to build the conductive core of the fibres ...

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The best cuts for 25 years

eurolaser celebrates its company anniversary with in-house exhibition On 11thand 12th September, the INNOVATION DAYS took place at eurolaser GmbH in Lüneburg. Due to the 25thanniversary of the company, the in-house exhibition offered live demonstrations on a total of nine laser systems to the more than 250 guests on both days. In this way, the versatility and performance of the laser ...

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Solar panels embedded in clothes

Nottingham Trent University has recently developed a way to embed miniaturised solar cells into yarn that can then be knitted and woven into textiles. Clothing embedded with tiny solar cells the size of a flea can allow wearers to generate electricity on the move and charge items like mobile phones and smartwatches. The cells are encapsulated in a resin which ...

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An innovative material protecting against X-Rays !

The shielding equipment for the operating personal and patient is mainly based on lead materials, which must be worn to be protected from the harmful effects of scattering x-ray radiation during radiological operations. On the other hand, the high level toxicity of lead is a major problem of lead based shielding equipment, which motives the recent studies to focus on ...

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Vegan Fashion !!!

Vegan fashion is on the rise and it’s highly embraced because it is sustainable, cru-elty free, stylish, and cool! Vegan fashion and textile materials are replacing leather, fur, wool, skin, exotic skins or any other animal derived ones to introduce a new line of Vegan Couture. Many brands like H&M are setting sustainable and vegan fashion standards with their line ...

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Some of 2018’s the most sustainable clothing tech innovations

Not to say there weren’t innovators pushing forward fashion’s potential. From sustainability breakthroughs, though, you may join us for a look back at the year in fabric innovation. PrimaLoft Bio, is the first 100-percent recycled, biodegradable synthetic fiber for fabric use. Vollebak’s jacket coated with Nobel Prize-winning graphene: Weighing just over 13 ounces, the Graphene Jacket is waterproof, breathable, and ...

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