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Smart Textiles & Nanotechnologies: Applications, Technologies and Markets - 2013

  • Published: May 2013
  • Region: Global
  • 259 Pages
  • Cientifica Ltd

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Textiles are getting smarter, and much of this is being enabled by nanotechnology. “Smart Textiles and Nanotechnologies: Applications Technologies and Markets” provides the most in depth look to date at the impact of nanotechnology on the global textile industry, looking at technologies and applications from graphene to smart homes.

When The Textile Is The Device..
With over a billion Bluetooth enabled devices on the market, ranging from smartphones to set top boxes, and new technologies such as energy scavenging or piezoelectric energy generation being made possible by the use of nanotechnologies , there are opportunities for the textile industry in new markets ranging from consumer electronics to medical diagnostics.

Expanded and revised for 2013, over 264 pages “Smart Textiles and Nanotechnologies: Applications Technologies and Markets” looks at the technologies involved, the companies applying them, and the impact on sectors including apparel, home, military, technical and medical textiles.

Detailed market figures are given from 2012-2022, along with an analysis of the key opportunities, illustrated with 123 figures and 14 tables.

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
INTRODUCTION
Objectives of the Report
World Textiles and Clothing
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the EU Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the US Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the Chinese Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the Indian Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the Japanese Textile Industry
Overview of Nanotechnology Applications in the Korean Textile Industry
Textiles in the Rest of the World
Macro and Micro Value Chain of Textiles Industry
Common Textiles Industry Classifications
End Markets and Value Chain Actors
Why Textiles Go Nano
Nanotechnology in Textiles
Examples of Nanotechnology in Textiles
Nanotechnology in Some Textile-related Categories
Technical & Smart Textiles
Multifunctional Textiles
High Performance Textiles
Smart/Intelligent Textiles
Nanotechnology Hype
CURRENT APPLICATIONS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY IN TEXTILE PRODUCTION
Nanotechnology in Fibers and Yarns
Nano-Structured Composite Fibers
Nanotechnology in Textile Finishing, Dyeing and Coating
Nanotechnology In Textile Printing
Green Technology—Nanotechnology In Textile Production Energy Saving
Electronic Textiles
Concept
Markets and Impacts
Current E-Textile Solutions and Problems
Nanotechnology in Electronic Textiles
Energy Harvesting Textiles
Future and Challenges of Electronic Textiles
SMART TEXTILES, NANOTECHNOLOGY AND APPAREL
Nano-Antibacterial Clothing Textiles
Nanosilver Safety Concerns
UV/Sun/Radiation Protective
Hassle-free Clothing: Stain/Oil/Water Repellence, Anti-Static, Anti-Wrinkle
Anti-Fade
Comfort Issues: Perspiration Control, Moisture Management
Creative Appearance and Scent for High Street Fashions
Nanobarcodes for Clothing Combats Counterfeiting
High Strength, Abrasion-Resistant Fabric Using Carbon Nanotube
Nanotechnology For Home Laundry
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Products and Markets
Market Forecast
NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN HOME TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Home Textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Home Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Home Textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Home Textiles
Market Forecast
NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN MILITARY/DEFENCE TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Military/Defence Textiles
MILITARY TEXTILES
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles
Light Weight, Multifunctional Nanostructured Fibers and Materials
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles
Market Forecast
NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN MEDICAL TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Medical Textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Medical Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Medical Textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Medical Textiles
Market Forecast
NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN SPORTS/OUTDOOR TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Market Forecast
NANOTECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN TECHNICAL AND SMART TEXTILES
Summary of Nanotechnology Applications in Technical and smart textiles
Current Applications of Nanotechnology in Technical Textiles
Current Adopters of Nanotechnology in Technical and smart textiles
Products and Markets
Costs and Benefits
Future Projections for Nanotechnology in Technical and smart textiles
Market Forecast
APPENDIX I: COMPANIES/RESEARCH INSTITUTES APPLYING NANOTECHNOLOGIES TO THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY
Companies Working on Nanofiber Applications
Companies Working on Nanofabric Applications
Companies Working on Nano Finishing, Coating, Dyeing and Printing Applications
Companies Working on Green Nanotechnology In Textile Production Energy Saving Applications
Companies Working on E-textile Applications
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Clothing/Apparel Textiles
Nano-Antibacterial Clothing Textiles
UV/Sun/Radiation Protective
Comfort Issues: Perspiration Control, Moisture Management
Creative Appearance and Scent for High Street Fashions
Nanobarcodes for Clothing Combats Counterfeiting
High Strength, Abrasion-Resistant Fabric Using Carbon Nanotubes
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Home Textiles
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Sports/Outdoor Textile
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Military/Defence Textiles
Companies Working on Nano Applications in Technical Textiles
APPENDIX II: SELECTED COMPANY PROFILES
APPENDIX III: COMPANIES MENTIONED IN THIS REPORT

List of Figures
Figure 1 Current World Textile Market by Sector (2012-22)
Figure 2 The Global Textile Market By Sector (US$ Millions)
Figure 3 Market for Textile Products Using Nanotechnologies (2012-22)
Figure 4 Markets for Nano-enabled Textiles
Figure 5 % of Markets Impacted by Nanotechnologies
Figure 6 Nano-contribution to World Textiles by Sector (2012-22)
Figure 7 Total Value of Nanomaterials in Textiles (2012-2022)
Figure 8 Value of Nanomaterials in Textiles by Sector (2012-2022)
Figure 9 Nanotechnology Enabled Average Market Growth in Textiles by Sector (2012-2022)
Figure 10 Changes in Global Textile Markets 2012-2022
Figure 11 Relevant Product Development Stages for the Different Company Types
Figure 12 Global Textile Market by Sector (2012-22)
Figure 13 Top 10 Countries By Nanotechnology & Textile Publishing Activity 2009-12
Figure 14 Main Players in World Exports of Textiles (left) and Clothing (right)
Figure 16 Uses of artificial leather Chamude®: (a) suede, (b) bags, and (c) jackets
Figure 17 Nanotechnology at AIST: (a) tailor-made molecular tubes, (b) drug delivery systems, and (c) single electron transistors
Figure 18 Macro-Value Chain of Textiles Industry
Figure 20 The Technical Textiles Wheel
Figure 21 Textile Technology and Function Convergence
Figure 22 One day we may be able to make stronger nylon by starting at the nanoscale
Figure 23 The World’s Shortest Piece of Nylon
Figure 24 NanoSino’s 4 E Principles for Coating Trends
Figure 25: SEM images of cotton fibers, control (a), treated with bulk ZnO (b) and treated with nano-ZnO (c)
Figure 26 Antibacterial activity of cotton fabrics: untreated (a), bulk ZnO treated (b) and nanoZnO treated (c). The dotted growth on the left-hand side corresponds to S. aureus and the mucous growth corresponds to K. pneumoniae. Arrows represent the zone of inhibition of S. aureus by nano-ZnO coated cotton fabrics
Figure 27 The ‘lotus effect’ effectively repels dirt and moisture
Figure 28 BASF’s lotus-effect aerosol spray combines nanoparticles with hydrophobic polymers such as polypropylene, polyethylene and waxes
Figure 29 Fabric Without and With the Sun-block Layer, Courtesy of Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Figure 30 SEM photograph of Functional Material Coating on Polyester Fiber Surface Courtesy of Toray Industries, Inc
Figure 31 J-Teck nanodot inks set up on a Mimaki JV33/ JV5 Crab Feeder
Figure 32 The development of e-textiles
Figure 34 IMEC’s wireless, flexible and stretchable ECG patch for comfortable cardiac monitoring
Figure 35 Conducting meanders in the non-stretched state allow up to 40% stretch
Figure 36 Stretchable thermometer demonstrating possibility of embedded components
Figure 37 Chain Mail Fabric for Smart Textiles
Figure 38 Electroplated Fabric
Figure 39 Potential applications of carbon nanotube coated yarns
Figure 40 A Fuji Electric employee displays the company’s flexible solar power cell ‘Fwave’, a light, thin and flexible modules that can be mounted on curved surfaces
Figure 41 Conducting cotton creates a simple circuit at Cornell University
Figure 42 Energy harvesting textiles at the University of Southampton
Figure 43 LGChem cable-shaped lithium-ion battery powers an LED display even when twisted and strained
Figure 44 This organic electrochemical transistor was made with cotton fibers. The gate, drain and source in the device are made from cotton threads with conductive or semiconductive behavior induced by using nanoparticle-based coatings
Figure 45 Woven fabrics containing carbon nanotubes for strength and conductivity
Figure 46 Organic field effect transistor (OFET) fully compatible with textile processing techniques
Figure 47 A Huichol girl from Mexico examines an early prototype of the solar-powered portable light. (Image: Kennedy & Violich Architecture)
Figure 48 These Aboriginal women are trying foldable versions of the prototype light source, which includes an aluminised textile to help spread the light
Figure 49 Aboriginal man is wearing a Mexican-made bag that has the photovoltaic panels sewn into it. He is holding the light device in his hand (Image: Sheila Kennedy)
Figure 50 Sphelar Textile
Figure 51 Sphelar Textile Solar Cells
Figure 52 Soft House can 16,000 watt-hours of electricity, or over half the daily energy needs of a typical U.S. home
Figure 53 Sportswear with integrated sensors from Textronix
Figure 55 ‘Intimacy White’ and ‘Intimacy Black’ introduced by the Dutch firm Studio Roosegaarde
Figure 56 Functional fashion Levi’s using Schoeller’s nanosphere technology
Figure 57 The Market for Anti-Bacterial Textiles
Figure 58 How antibacterial ‘SmartSilver works
Figure 59 Typical delivery formats of nano silver (from NanoHorizons Inc.)
Figure 60 A fiber coated with silver nanoparticles with TiO2 nanoparticles for UV protection
Figure 62 Oil resistance of Inanova®
Figure 61 BASF Ultramid BS416N
Figure 63 Klimeo - Microcapsules containing a natural temperature-regulating ingredient are applied in and on the fabric
Figure 64 Karma Chameleon Chenille Strip Prototype - photonic bandgap (PBG) fibers woven on a computer-controlled electronic Jacquard loom
Figure 65 Karma Chameleon Leaf pattern using a white cotton warp, a white cotton weft and a PBG fiber weft to create individual illuminated designs
Figure 66 Products with Nano-Metal Coating Effect, Courtesy of Suzutora
Figure 67 Teijin’s Morphotex allows colors without the use of dyes
Figure 68 Donna Sgro’s Morphotex dress
Figure 69 Design student Olivia Ong ‘07 hugs two garments, treated with metallic nanoparticles through a collaboration with fiber scientists Juan Hinestroza and Hong Dong, that she designed as part of her fashion line, “Glitterati
Figure 70 Clothing designed by Olivia Ong. The dress and jacket contain nanoparticles with antibacterial and air-purifying qualities
Figure 71 A scanning electron microscope image showing a cotton fiber with palladium nanoparticle coating
Figure 72 Smart Fabrics Offer Designers New Possibilities in Fashion
Figure 73 Nanotechnology Enabled Clothing/Apparel Textiles Market 2012-2022
Figure 74 Value of Nanotech Inputs in Clothing Textiles 2012-22
Figure 75 The Roadmap for Future Applications of Nanotechnology in Clothing/Apparel
Figure 77 Value and properties added by metal films
Figure 80 The Global Textile Market in 2012 (% Market Share)
Figure 81 The Global Textile Market in 2012 (US$ Millions)
Figure 82 Nanotechnology Enabled Home Textiles Market (US$ Millions)
Figure 83 Value of Nanomaterials in Home Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Million)
Figure 84 The Roadmap for Future Applications of Nanotechnology in Home Textiles
Figure 85 The World’s Shortest Piece of Nylon
Figure 87 Alexium’s Cleanshell treatment has the ability to protect against Chemical Warfare Agents for days, as opposed to minutes offered by other methods
Figure 88 Self-Assembling Nanotubes in Water
Figure 89 Self-Assembling Nanocarpet
Figure 90 A forest of carbon nanotubes
Figure 91 twisted nanofibers
Figure 92 Two-ply nanofiber yarn from CSIRO Textile & Fiber Technology
Figure 93 Sandia researcher George Bachand examines an enlargement of actual images of light-emitting quantum dots
Figure 94 The Future Force Warrior system
Figure 95 Nanotechnology Enabled Military/Defense Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 96 Value of Nanomaterials in Military/Defense Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 97 The Roadmap for Future Applications of Nanotechnology in Military/Defence Textiles
Figure 98 Integrating bio-chemical sensors into textiles for continuous monitoring of a person’s health is the goal of the EU-funded BIOTEX
Figure 99 Acticoat 7 burn dressing containing nanosilver particles from Smith & Nephew
Figure 100 Schoeller Medical’s iLoad fabric used in incontinence underwear
Figure 101 Smart Footwear installed with fabric sensors. (Credit: Image courtesy of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Figure 102 SOFTCEPTOR™ textile strain sensors
Figure 103 Nanoflex moniroring system
Figure 104 Clothing+ Cardiac Monitor for Adidas
Figure 105 Nanotechnology Enabled Medical Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 106 Value of Nanomaterials in Medical Textiles 2021-2022 (US$ Millions
Figure 107 Teijin’s Nanofront fiber used in cycling and golf gloves
Figure 108 New Balance running sock using Teijin’s Nanofront modified with nano-sized bumps to raise frictional force and increase surface area
Figure 110 Checklight from Reebock and MC10
Figure 111 Nanotechnology Enabled Sports/Outdoor Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 112 Value of Nanomaterials in Sports/Outdoor Textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions)
Figure 113 The Roadmap for Future Applications of Nanotechnology in Sports/Outdoor Textiles
Figure 114 Scanning electron microscopic images of the chars of ABS nanocomposites
Figure 115 Fire completely destroys untreated cotton fabric until nothing remains (control), but only burns a
Figure 116 The World’s Shortest Piece of Nylon
Figure 117 Potential applications of carbon nanotube coated yarns
Figure 118 A Fuji Electric employee displays the company’s flexible solar power cell ‘Fwave’, a light, thin and flexible modules that can be mounted on curved surfaces
Figure 119 Conducting cotton creates a simple circuit at Cornell University
Figure 120 Energy harvesting textiles at the University of Southampton
Figure 121 LGChem cable-shaped lithium-ion battery powers an LED display even when
twisted and strained
Figure 122 Nanotechnology Enabled Technical and smart textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Million)
Figure 123 Value of Nanomaterials in Technical and smart textiles 2012-2022 (US$ Millions

List of Tables
Table 1 Nanotechnology-Enabled Market Growth in Textile by Sector (2012-22)
Table 2 Global Textile Market by Sector (2012-22)
Table 3 Top 20 Countries Publishing on Nanotechnology and Textiles in Scientific Journals(2009-12)
Table 4 Key Areas of Japanese Textile Research
Table 5 Exports, Imports, Production and Domestic Demand in Korea
Table 6 Comparisons between Japan, Korea and UK
Table 7 Additional Cost Caused by Adding Nanomaterials (Nanofinish) for Home Textiles
Table 8 World’s top 15 military spenders (from SIPRI 2011)
Table 9 Non-implantable Materials for Medical Textiles
Table 10 implantable Materials for Medical Textiles
Table 11 Extracorporeal Devices for Medical Textiles
Table 12 Healthcare/Hygiene Products for Medical Textiles
Table 13 Medical Products & Equipment rank 4th in terms of industry profitability (CNN Money)
Table 14 Estimated Consumption of Technical Textile in Various Applications Source: Bharat Textile

- AdidasAdvanPro Limited
- Advanced Nano Products, Inc.AiQ Smart Clothing Inc.
- Alexium
- Algebra
- Alltracel Pharmaceuticals
- Andeson Bio-tech Co
- Applied DNA Sciences
- Applied EM
- ARC Outdoors
- ARC Technologies
- Arc'teryx,
- Asahi Kasei
- Avelana
- Balton Sp. Z.o.o
- BASF
- Beijing ChamGo Nano-Tech CoBelt Tech
- BigSky Technologies LLC
- BluestarBonar Technical Fabrics AG
- Brooks Bros., USA
- Bruck Textiles
- Burlington Industries, Inc., USA
- Canada Goose,
- Cardinal Health
- CC-NanoChem, Germany
- Chamchuree
- Chonbang, Co. Ltd.
- Ciba Specialty Chemicals
- Clariant
- Clothing+
- Cocona Fabric
- Cook Medical
- CTT Group
- Cyanine Technologies srlDaniel Hechter,
- Degussa
- Delta Galil Industries Ltd
- Denizli Basma ve Boya Sanayii a.s. (DEBA),
- Donaldson
- Dow Corning
- Duke University, USA
- DuPont
- DuPont Speciality ChemicalsDuro Textiles
- Eddie Bauer
- Eleksen
- Element 47
- Elmarco
- ELMARCO s.r.o.
- EMPA
- Energenics
- Evonik
- Exlan Co., Ltd
- Fibretronic Limited
- Formosa Taffeta
- Forster Rohner AG
- Foster Miller
- Fountain Set (Holdings) Limited
- Fuji Electric
- G3i Technology Innovations
- Gap
- Greenyarn
- Haojey Co
- Henry Lloyd,
- Hills Inc
- Hugo Boss
- Hyosung
- Industrial Nanotech, Inc
- Innotech Textile Co. Ltd
- International Flavours and Fragrances
- J-Teck
- J2LFA Co. Ltd
- JR Nanotech
- Kanebo
- Kanebo Spinning Corp
- Kao Corp.
- Kao Corp. Japan
- Kennedy & Violich ArchitectureKing's Metal Fiber Technologies
- Kolon, Korea
- Kolorgen Ltd
- Konarka Technologies IncKVA Matx
- Land's End, Inc.
- Lea Lea Group
- Lee Jeans
- Levi StrauusLG Chem
- LiberecLindstrand Technologies
- LLBean
- Lockheed Martin Corp
- Louis Vuitton
- Mammut,
- Marks & SpencerMC10
- Misfit Wearables
- Mitsubishi
- Nano Phase Technologies Corporation (NTC)
- Nano-Group Holdings Ltd
- Nano-Tex, USA
- NanoChem
- Nanocid Pars Nano Nasb
- Nanocomp Technologies Inc
- Nanocyl
- NanoHorizons
- Nanophase
- Nanoscience Technologies Incorporated
- NanoSonic Inc.,
- Nanyan Textiles
- nCoat, Inc
- New Balance
- Nike
- Nordstrom
- NovaThera
- Nucryst Pharmaceuticals
- NuMetrex
- Old NavyOhmatex
- Oxonica
- Paul StuartPeerless Plastics & Coatings Ltd
- Peter Brehm
- PGA
- Philips Lighting
- Piedmont Chemical Industries, Inc
- Pikeur
- Polo Ralph LaurenPolar Elektro
- Protex
- Quest International
- Radiation Shield Technologies, Inc.,
- ReebockReliable
- Roudière
- Samsung
- Schoeller Medical AG
- Schoeller Textiles AG
- Sefar AG
- Sensing Tex, S.L.
- Shanghai Hengjia Textile Company
- Simmons
- Simms
- Soane Labs
- Sony
- SparkFunSphelar Power Corp.
- Suzutora
- Takeda Chemical Industries
- Teijin Fibres Ltd
- Texnology Nano Textile (China), Ltd.Tex-Ray
- Textronics
- The North Face
- Thomson Research Associates Inc
- Toray Industries, Inc
- Toyobo, Ltd.
- Trangoworld
- TRG/Victorinox
- U-Right International Holdings Limited
- United Textile Mills
- VDS Weaving NVW.L. Gore
- Wacker
- WEEL Technologies
- Westaim Corporation
- Wibur Ross
- XS LabsZephyr Technology Limited

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