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  • TEXTILE COATING COULD MAKE PPE LAST AND LAST

    TEXTILE COATING COULD MAKE PPE LAST AND LAST

    A textile coating could help make personal protective equipment (PPE) last longer according to some. According to Futility.com: “Masks, gowns, and other personal protective equipment (PPE) are essential for protecting healthcare workers. However, the textiles and materials used to make such items can absorb and carry viruses and bacteria, inadvertently spreading the disease the wearer […]

  • The global market for Aircraft Cabin Interiors is projected to reach US$36.6 billion by 2025

    The global market for Aircraft Cabin Interiors is projected to reach US$36.6 billion by 2025

    The aircraft cabin interiors market is expected to see huge growth in the next few years. According to Yahoo!Finance: “The global market for Aircraft Cabin Interiors is projected to reach US$36.6 billion by 2025, driven by shifting interior design perspectives which are changing from the traditional focus on functional optimization towards quality of passenger experience. […]

  • New fabric technology for airline seats

    New fabric technology for airline seats

    When it comes to airline seats, there is a new fabric technology. Consider this. According to Innovation in Textiles: “ACME Mills has joined forces with Quantum Materials to launch the newest level of fabric innovation designed for aircraft seating applications – Comfort Zone powered by Quantum ZXT technology. This B-surface fabric technology is designed to […]

  • Top 4 Considerations When Specifying Coated Fabrics for Upholstered Seating

    Top 4 Considerations When Specifying Coated Fabrics for Upholstered Seating

    There are some things to consider when choosing the right coating for your upholstered seating. According to Interiors and Sources: “Whether you specialize in healthcare design or are embarking on your first project, you will benefit by turning to the Association for Contract Textiles (ACT)—the definitive resource for contract textile information. ACT is a not-for-profit […]

  • Global Medical Protective Clothing Market Report 2020

    Global Medical Protective Clothing Market Report 2020

    According to some reports, the protective clothing market in the medical field is expected to see continued growth. According to Business Wire: “The recent outbreak of COVID-19 has highlighted the crucial role played by medical protective clothing in ensuring the safety of health care workers, the patients they treat and the general public on a […]

  • COVID-19 spurs innovation in antiviral fabrics for medical protective clothing

    COVID-19 spurs innovation in antiviral fabrics for medical protective clothing

    In the race for more protective clothing for medical professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic, innovation has occurred in antiviral fabrics. According to Innovation in Textiles: “The COVID-19 pandemic has spurred innovation in fabrics with antiviral properties for medical protective clothing, according to a recent report in Performance Apparel Markets from the global business information company […]