Impact of fibre and fabric novelties on washability and textile lifetime
Presented at the ETSA meeting on 11 and 12 October, slides are available on the Members' Area on:
(1) new soil release systems - for high-vis garments (by wfk);
(2) increased comfort and lifetime for surgical textiles, sensor-based cut protection trousers, and quantification of PES fibre release (to wastewater) by Hohenstein;
(3) how the composition, weave and finish of a fabric influences the washability and the cost of washing (by Carrington);
(4) sustainability, Tencel fibres and fabrics suitable for industrial laundering (by Lauffenmühle).