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New Polyols Reduce Carbon Footprint From Covestro

Under the name cardyon™, Covestro is developing and marketing new polyether carbonate polyols that are produced with the aid of carbon dioxide (CO2). With Desmopan® 37385A the company now offers the first representative of a new series of thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU) containing polyether carbonate polyols Compared to conventional TPU materials, the new TPU products leave […]

Alternative Adhesive for Textile Industry from Kordsa

Kordsa, which operates in the field of composite technologies with tire and construction reinforcing, has produce a new adhesive collaborating with Continental. This new technology can be the new standard adhesive of the textile reinforcing materials industry. Kordsa introduced its new invention which it developed with Continental at the beginning of 2018 at Tire Technology […]

Akbaşlar Tekstil Conducts R & D Studies For Electronic Textiles That Control Health Status

Turkey’s largest “integrated textile enterprises” in the area Akbaşlar Tekstil gives great importance to textile R & D activities. It succeed innovations in textile sector by producing heat and cold resistant fabrics in outerwear. Akbaşlar Tekstil R&D Center; was established in 2015 by getting approval from the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology. The company, […]

Berteks Produces Odorless and Non-flammability Fabric

Berteks, which has been in operation for nearly a century, continues to provide services by adding strength to its power every day. Growing with the knowledge and experience that goes on for three generations, Berteks develops itself with new technologies. The company, which has a high standard of production quality, has more than a thousand […]

Australian Researchers Support Smart Garment Technology for Parkinson’s Patients

A team of researchers from Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) and UNSW Sydney has received a grant from The Michael J. Fox Foundation and the Shake It Up Australia Foundation for Parkinson’s Research to test eHealth and smart garment technologies to prevent falls in people with Parkinson’s disease. NeuRA’s Dr Matthew Brodie and Associate Professor Kim […]

Lenzing’s New Brand VEOCEL™ Responds to Increasing Concerns for Sustainability in the Nonwoven Market

Producing quality fibers from renewable wood raw materials with environmentally friendly and innovative technologies, Lenzing Group has conducted a survey with 3.900 women consumers of wet wipes and hygienic products living in Europe, North America and Asia. The survey was conducted by SSI, an independent market research company. When consumers in the survey were asked […]

Orion Engineered Carbons Announces Investment In Acetylene Carbon Black To Drive Technological Strength In Batteries And Other Premium Segments

Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE:OEC), a worldwide supplier of specialty and high-performance Carbon Black, announced on November 1, 2018, that it has reached an agreement to acquire Acetylene Carbon Black manufacturer Société du Noir d’Acétylène de l’Aubette, SAS [SN2A] from LyondellBasell Industries Holdings B.V. and its French affiliate. SN2A was founded in 1987 and is […]

Type Of Lotion To Be Used In Infant Clothes And Improving Product Performance Based On Application Area

Çağla Bektaş / Senior R & D Engineer – Chemical Engineer Evyap Sabun Yağ Gliserin Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim Şirketi ABSTRACT Today, disposable diapers are high performance products designed to keep the sensitive baby skin dry and healthy. Diapers are basically composed of nonwoven fabric in contact with the skin, disintegrated cellulose and biologically inert […]