Outlast® technology absorbs and stores excess heat and releases it. Heat spreaders improve thermal conductivity. Outlast® Xelerate is a new, innovative material o ering ultimate heat and moisture management.

Outlast launches Outlast® Xelerate“: PCM + Heat spreader

Quickly distribute and spread heat During the night, many people suffer from “intolerable heat build-up”, which makes it difficult to get a restful night’s sleep. Outlast’s climate-regulating phase change materials (PCM) which absorb, store and...

The Crash Sack sleeping (and waking) bag

It's early, you're tired, the camp fire is cold, and dragging yourself out of your sleeping bag isn't an attractive proposition. The Evrgrn Crash Sack can be worn as a cozy puffer coat ......
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...

Eco-sustainable stretch is a hot trend!

Italy-based Garmon, has set benchmarks in the textiles auxiliaries business. Garmon Chemicals has launched a Stretch Care collection. In January, the company was acquired by Kemin, a global ingredient manufacturer committed to improving the...

Temperature sensitive patterns are the new trend in fashion

Imagine a single-coloured piece of cloth that suddenly displays a colourful pattern when the ambient temperature changes. Upon further temperature change, a completely different pattern shows up. Doctoral student Marjan Kooroshnia at the University...
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...

Exosuit has been developed to help lifting weights

Virginia Tech and Lowe’s have collaborated to develop a lift assisting wearable exosuit. The exosuit has been developed to assist employees to be comfortable and safe while lifting weights in stores. The technology uses soft...

Revolutionary changes with graphene clothing

In the 21st century, advancement in textiles have been directed to the development of smart textiles and E- textiles by employing fibers equipped with specific properties, including the electrical, thermal, waterproof and other technical characteristics....

Researchers improve textile composite manufacturing

While wearing a crisply ironed, wrinkle-free shirt makes a good impression, researchers at UBC's Okanagan campus are working to solve the issue of wrinkling when it comes to making textile composites. Textile composites are known...

Metallic sheen, sporty elegance and concealed function

Feather-weight, metallic reflective effects, concealed function and natural fiber qualities with bio technologies are just some of the highlights of the current Schoeller collections. Developed and produced among the mountains of Switzerland, innovation, comfort,...
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