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Technical Textile Markets: Product Developments and Innovations, August 2019

  • ID: 4830143
  • Report
  • 19 Pages
  • Textiles Intelligence Ltd.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Ahlstrom-Munksjö
  • Archroma
  • Karl Mayer
  • Lenzing
  • Teijin Limited
  • The Lycra Company
  • MORE

This report provides information on the latest developments in auxiliaries and binders, cleanroom apparel, composites, fabrics, fibres, machinery, nonwovens, textiles for aquatic farming, wearable technologies, and yarns.

The report includes information and analysis relating to the following innovative companies and other organisations: Ahlstrom-Munksjö, Archroma, Karl Mayer, Lenzing, Teijin Limited, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), The Lycra Company, The University of Manchester, Toray, the University of Maryland and the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).

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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Ahlstrom-Munksjö
  • Archroma
  • Karl Mayer
  • Lenzing
  • Teijin Limited
  • The Lycra Company
  • MORE

SUMMARY

AUXILIARIES AND BINDERS

  • Archroma has developed an ultraviolet (UV) protector for textiles which are used in automotive and transport applications
  • Archroma has developed a water-based binder for nonwovens used in the manufacture of tea bags and coffee filters

CLEANROOM APPAREL

  • Toray has developed breathable and disposable cleanroom garments called Livmoa CL

COMPOSITES

  • Ahlstrom-Munksjö has developed a new range of composite reinforcement fabrics called HighFlow Marine
  • Teijin Limited has developed a prepreg which has excellent resistance to heat and impact

FABRICS

  • Researchers at the University of Maryland have developed a fabric which can automatically regulate the amount of infrared radiation which passes through it

FIBRES

  • Lenzing has developed a lyocell fibre for nonwovens called Veocel fibre with Eco-Cycle technology which is made using raw materials derived from pre-consumer waste
  • The Lycra Company has developed a new fibre for use in the manufacture of hygiene products

MACHINERY

  • Karl Mayer has developed a new line for mass producing unidirectional (UD) tapes
  • Karl Mayer has developed new raschel machines for use in the manufacture of nonwovens

NONWOVENS

  • Researchers at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) have developed a diaper which can indicate when it needs to be changed

TEXTILES FOR AQUATIC FARMING

  • Lenzing has developed biodegradable nets made from Lyocell fibres for aquatic farming applications

WEARABLE TECHNOLOGIES

  • Researchers at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have developed a highly flexible lithium battery made from textile materials

YARNS

  • Researchers at The University of Manchester have developed a scalable method for producing graphene-based yarn

List of figures
Figure 1: Line for the production of thermoplastic UD tapes
Figure 2: RACOP-NW machine
Figure 3: Easy Diaper
Figure 4: Textile lithium batteries

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  • Ahlstrom-Munksjö
  • Archroma
  • Karl Mayer
  • Lenzing
  • Teijin Limited
  • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)
  • The Lycra Company
  • The University of Manchester
  • Toray
  • University of Maryland  
  • University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).
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