Quickly Distribute and Spread Heat

From Outlast.com. The Xelerate product line by Outlast® is designed for any product with an advanced demand for temperature and moisture regulation – from bedding to outdoor apparel. Similar to a “distribution booster”, Xelerate fabrics combine phase change material with an additional heat-spreader technology to dissipate excess heat much faster and make the PCM process more…

Five Dutch Textile & Clothing Companies Develop Sustainable Solution for Medical Gown Shortage

(Photo credit: sustainable medical gowns by Van Popering) From Tencate Fabrics. Not a day goes by that we don’t hear news about the supply and quality of personal protective equipment for our healthcare staff. While many of TenCate Protective Fabrics’ products have been used for healthcare workwear for years, COVID-19 has created a great need,…

Toray Carbon Fibre and Thermoplastic Pellet Advances Poised to Enhance Molded Product Cost Performances

From Toray.com Toray Industries, Inc., announced today that it has created a high tensile modulus carbon fibre and thermoplastic pellets that are ideal for injection moulding employing that fibre. The pellets will enable the efficient production of complex, rigid parts that are also light, thereby lowering environmental impact. These advances could greatly enhance cost performance. …

Midas Safety Sri Lanka Joins Fight Against Covid 19 by Donating 1.25 Million Medical Gloves

(Midas Safety Sri Lanka handing over 1.25 million medical gloves to Hon Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa) From Daily Mirror OnLine. Midas Safety Sri Lanka, one of the world’s leading industrial safety glove manufacturer, recently donated 1.25 million medical gloves worth Rs. 12 million to the Government of Sri Lanka in support of the country’s efforts…