Wool is a natural animal fiber

Wool is a natural animal fiber

According to the Organic Trade Association, an estimated 10,698,697 organic sheep were raised in 53 countries around the world in 2015, mostly in Chin [...]
The Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council On the Union Budget 2021-22

The Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council On the Union Budget 2021-22

The Budget has reduced the Basic Customs Duty on caprolactam, nylon chips and nylon fiber & yarn to 5%. This will encourage the growth of the MMF sect [...]
Bamboo is often advertised as a more sustainable fabric

Bamboo is often advertised as a more sustainable fabric

Bamboo is often advertised as a more sustainable fabric, but this is not necessarily the case. What is more sustainable about bamboo is that it is a f [...]
Voice Cast: EU Should Speed up the Recovery of the Textile Sector

Voice Cast: EU Should Speed up the Recovery of the Textile Sector

EU Should Speed up the Recovery of the Textile Sector. The textile and clothing industry was badly hit by the pandemic in 2020. It is time for the Eur [...]
Tech-enabled fashion mask from Lumen Couture

Tech-enabled fashion mask from Lumen Couture

Masks have become ubiquitous as a wardrobe staple, and are now becoming a fashion statement and a form of self-expression. Tech-enabled fashion mas [...]
AFFOA Continues to Make Progress on Fiber Computing Technologies

AFFOA Continues to Make Progress on Fiber Computing Technologies

It’s been almost two years since we wrote about the work that Advanced Functional Fabrics of America (AFFOA) is doing to develop functional [...]
AFFOA Board of Directors Announces Appointment of Dr. Alexander Stolyarov as CEO

AFFOA Board of Directors Announces Appointment of Dr. Alexander Stolyarov as CEO

The Board of Directors of Advanced Functional Fabrics of America, Inc. (AFFOA) are pleased to announce that Dr. Alexander (Sasha) Stolyarov has been [...]
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