Tag: textiles

  • 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 […]

  • Taking textiles from trash to treasure

    Taking textiles from trash to treasure

    “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure” can even apply to the textile industry. According to Allyson Man with UGA Today: “Researchers are turning waste denim into acoustic insulation materials “Thirty years ago, on Earth Day 1990, textile engineer Gajanan Bhat was at his first job, working for a company that used recycled plastic bottles […]

  • Technical Textiles

    Technical Textiles

    Understanding the different kinds of textiles can take time. Here’s more about Technical Textiles. According to Jayandran Mohan: “Technical Textiles are defined as materials and products manufactured primarily for their technical and performance properties rather than their aesthetic or decorative characteristics. “Technical textiles are used in different forms in various industries like construction, transport, agriculture, […]