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28 May 2015 15:11PM

Think Green

Green implies the idea that a product or a process is beneficial to or minimal impacting on the environment with regard to energy, resource and raw material usage in term of greenhouse gas and toxic emission and/or waste generation. Cardle to Cardle is also another green term.

Green implies the idea that a product or a process is beneficial to or minimal impacting on the environment with regard to energy, resource and raw material usage in term of greenhouse gas and toxic emission and/or waste generation. Cradle to Cradle is also another green term.

Update of weaving technology Overall shipments of weaving machinery in 2013

International Textile Manufactures Federation (ITMF) published the results of the 36th annual International Textile Machinery Shipment Statistics in the weaving segment in the year of 2013 as follow. Worldwide shipments of shuttle-less looms decreased slightly in 2013 from 86,450 machines to 83,420, a fall of 4%. China was the biggest investor of shuttle-less-looms with 54,830 machines or 66% of global shipments. All machines could be classified into 30,590 water-jet looms, 16,330 air-jet looms and 7,910 rapier/projectile looms. The second investor of shuttle-less looms was India with 10,060 machines or 12%, followed by Indonesia with 3,110 machines or 3.7%, Turkey with 3,010 machines or 3.6%, Bangladesh with 2,820 machines or 3.4%, and Korea with 1,290 machines or 1.5%, respectively.

International Textile Manufactures Federation (ITMF) published the results of the 36th annual International Textile Machinery Shipment Statistics in the weaving segment in the year of 2013 as follow. Worldwide shipments of shuttle-less looms decreased slightly in 2013 from 86,450 machines to 83,420, a fall of 4%.

Textiles Reuse and Recycling

Textiles Are So Much More Than Just Clothes!

Specialty Fibers worth more than the regular fibers used in clothing

Nylstar’s Meryl Hyaluronan fiber used in Yaluronica cosmeto-textile product line
Meryl Hyaluronan is the anti-aging fiber produced, patented and commercialized by Nylstar. Meryl Hyaluronan has been selected as the fiber to develop the innovative anti-aging brand Yaluronica by the teamwork of Nylstar and GT Calze Srl. Yaluronica cosmeto-textile line guarantees instant slimming results due to compression and cosmetic effects provided by the Meryl Hyaluronan fiber. Meryl Hyaluronan produced by using the cutting edge advanced nanotechnology. It contains molecules of wrinkle reducing hyaluronic acid, which is a natural substance and has capability to stimulate the production of collagen to prevent the ageing effect causing by free radicals. The new Yaluronica product containing Meryl Hyaluronan with hyaluronic acid inside whenever contacts the wearer’s skin; the cosmetic action will start to occur on the skin. The improvement in the properties of moisturizing, firming and antioxidant will be increased significantly within a few days. (This information was obtained from the websites of Innovation in Textile and fiber2fashion)

Nylstar’s Meryl Hyaluronan fiber used in Yaluronica cosmeto-textile product line

 
  • Specialty Fibers worth more than the regular fibers used in clothing
    Specialty Fibers worth more than the regular fibers used in clothing
    Nylstar’s Meryl Hyaluronan fiber used in Yaluronica cosmeto-textile product line Meryl Hyaluronan is the anti-aging fiber produced, patented and commercialized by Nylstar. Meryl Hyaluronan has been selected as the fiber to develop the innovative anti-aging brand Yaluronica by the teamwork of Nylstar and GT Calze Srl. Yaluronica cosmeto-textile line guarantees…
  • Think Green
    Think Green
    Green implies the idea that a product or a process is beneficial to or minimal impacting on the environment with regard to energy, resource and raw material usage in term of greenhouse gas and toxic emission and/or waste generation. Cardle to Cardle is also another green term. Green implies the…
  • Update of weaving technology Overall shipments of weaving machinery in 2013
    Update of weaving technology Overall shipments of weaving machinery in 2013
    International Textile Manufactures Federation (ITMF) published the results of the 36th annual International Textile Machinery Shipment Statistics in the weaving segment in the year of 2013 as follow. Worldwide shipments of shuttle-less looms decreased slightly in 2013 from 86,450 machines to 83,420, a fall of 4%. China was the biggest…
  • An Update of Dyeing and Finishing Technology
    An Update of Dyeing and Finishing Technology
    The special published reports in dyestuff & Auxiliary, Dyeing & Finishing Technology in this issue include DyeCoo technology, new textile finish both with antiviral and antibacterial properties, the growth of demand for antimicrobial textiles, dyes and pigments market worth 11 million metric ton by 2018. DyeCoo's Waterless Dyeing Technology -…
  • Closing The Loop: Companies Making New Products from Recycled Textile Waste
    Closing The Loop: Companies Making New Products from Recycled Textile Waste
    The average American trashes an astonishing sixty-five pounds of textiles every year, adding up to 13.1 million tons overall – yet all those ripped and worn-out clothes, linens and other used fabrics could be transformed into beautiful new products. Textile recovery reduces the need for landfill space, preserves precious resources,…
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ACIMIT’S VIDEO ON  ITALIAN SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGIES IS NOW ON-LINE
ACIMIT’S VIDEO ON ITALIAN SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGIES IS NOW ON-LINE
At the press conference held by ACIMIT and the ICE – the Italian Trade Agency, at the ITMA ASIA trade fair event in Shanghai on 17 June, ACIMIT (the Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers) presented its video promoting the progress being achieved by its members in the field of…
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World Spinning Industry
This short article shows the world market growth of yarn spinning industry based on the following information: spinning machinery shipments in 2011, yarn output in Q1/2012, and cotton yarn sales volume during 2007-2016.  In addition, new spinning and texturing technology is also included.  
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The Shift In Global Man-made Fibers Production
The Shift In Global Man-made Fibers Production Jürg Rupp, Executive Editor Since their invention in the late 1930s, man-made fibers production was first dominated by European and U.S. manufacturers — and later on, by Japan. With the appearance of China as the dominant producer of the whole textile chain, this scenario has changed drastically.
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  • Textile Global Congress 2015
    Textile Global Congress 2015
    Inaugural Function On 13th February 2015 At Bangkok
  • Grand Opening Ceremony of TANATEX Chemicals (Thailand)
    Grand Opening Ceremony of TANATEX Chemicals (Thailand)
    TANATEX Chemicals is an international organization which develops, produces and sells specialty chemicals for textile marketing, the headoffice located at Netherlands. Thailand has been chosen as the new strategic manufacturing location from which TANATEX’ customers in Asia will be supplied. The Official Grand Opening of TANATEX Chemicals (Thailand) Co.,Ltd. held on 21 October 2014 TANATEX Chemicals is an international organization which develops, produces and sells specialty chemicals for textile marketing, the headoffice located at Netherlands.  Thailand has been chosen as the new strategic manufacturing location from which TANATEX’ customers in Asia will be supplied. The Official Grand Opening of TANATEX…
  • TAI Delegations meeting with Minister of Industry
    TAI Delegations meeting with Minister of Industry
    Textile Association (India):TAI Delegations meeting with Minister of Industry, Government of Thailand in Bangkok on 22nd January 2015 in his office   Delegation of Textile Association (India) lead by National President Arvind Sinha and Ms. Mayuree Didpakdeechol President Thai Fibre Manufacturers Association met H.E. Chakramon Phasukavanich, Minister of Industry, Government of Kingdom of Thailand and invited him to inaugurate Global Textile Congress 2015 on 13th, 14th & 15th February, 2015.  Hon’ble Minister has very kindly agreed to inaugurate the conference on 13th of February at 10 A.M at Hotel Ambassador Bangkok.         Delegation of Textile Association (India)…
  • 18th Saha Group Fair is set to amaze!
    18th Saha Group Fair is set to amaze!
    Mr.Boonsithi Chokwatana (Right) Chairman of Saha Group and Mr.Boonkiet Chokwatana (Left) Head of the Saha Group fair’s organizing committee. held a press conference to announced that it is all ready to organize the much-awaited 18th Saha Group Fair, during this June 26th -29th at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center. The event will once again feature the “Thailand Best” project aimed at promoting quality Thai products among Thai consumers and contribute to Thailand’s economic upward trend. This year, visitors will be enthralled by a zillion innovations, food products and commodities at super-special prices over 1,000 booths, combined with convenient free home…
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