UKFT british textile week

UKFT launches British Textile Week

UKFT is launching British Textile Week, in association with The Clothworkers’ Company and the Campaign for Wool, from 9th-15th September 2020 as a digital showcase of the craftsmanship, imagination and innovation of the UK textile industry. Key Dates: Wednesday 9th September: Introducing the British Textile Industry Thursday 10th September: British Wool Textiles Friday 11th September:…

Microplastics Shedding Characteristics White Paper published

Microplastics Shedding Characteristics White Paper published

Eurofins Softlines & Leather have published a new White Paper titled ‘Microplastics from textile sources – Understanding the characteristics of microplastics shedding from simulated domestic laundry through quantification’. Microplastics – referred to as particles of plastic smaller than 5mm – have become a controversial topic in recent years as the potential risks of microplastics to…