solar cells

How clothes can charge our mobile phones?

Clothes with the addition of tiny solar cells can generate electricity during the movement of users. Thanks to that the energy obtained can be used for charging smaller gadgets in an easy, ecological and...
startup

Antibacterial underwear clean for weeks

Organic Basics is a Dutch startup which invented undergarments with an ability to stay clean for weeks without washing. Even though it might seem controversial, the company has its own mission to fulfill which...
Stockholm

Sustainable dress on Nobel Banquet

Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a company that specialises in fiber-based materials. In recent years it has focused especially on sustainable materials made of local sources of wood fibres. Sustainable dress This time the material produced by the company...
inov

Graphene will increase your effectiveness during training

Sports shoes are the first commercial product implementing modern technology of graphene. Innovative usage of graphene, which stands out with the most desirable properties for material, is undoubtedly groundbreaking. Reason for that is, that not...
bicykle

Cyclists apparel for colder days

For both, amateurs and professional cyclists there is no bad weather to go for a bike ride. Weather conditions are not a decisive factor when it comes to choosing which means of transport to...

This cloth will always keep you warm

A bad patch of weather or cold winter are quite common in Poland. Canadians who often struggle with similar weather conditions have just started a crowdfunding action to get the funding for a state-of-the-art...
bacteria cloth

Edible plant sources of fibers in textiles

It is obvious that natural fibers have been used for ages to produce textiles. Nowadays our natural environment is full of synthetic textile waste so researchers, scientists, and designers are looking up for some...

Textile trends for 2019 according to Nina Ryszka- Fast Textile Fair organizer

We talked with Nina Ryszka about the future of the Fast Textile Fair and textile design trends for the upcoming year. Check what is the forecast for 2019 seasons in textile department. Nina Ryszka, scianka.pl For five years you...
Environment-friendly textiles fibers lab

Environment-friendly fashion

Materials made in laboratories are attracting designers attention. Bolt Thread company is introducing textiles harmless for nature which can change the future of both high fashion and casual clothing. Are environment-friendly textiles a feasible...

Plastic microfibre pollution is getting worse

The fashion industry must do more to tackle plastic pollution, Friends of the Earth said as it published new figures highlighting the sector’s significant contribution to the problem. The environmental campaign group says clothes...
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