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).

ETSA: Representing textile rental companies

Alsco Bardusch Cleanlease CWS Boco Elis Initial johnson Lindstrom Mewa Salesianer Miettex

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ETSA: In partnership with suppliers of detergents, fabrics and machinery

Beirholm BP Carrington christeyns Ecolab HB Jensen kannegiesser Klopman lapauw Lauffenmuhle tencate Van Moer

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ETSA: Coordinating national textile service associations and working with research institutes

Assosistema BVT FBT GEIST Hohenstein NRV Tekstiilihuoltoliitto-ry TRSA TSA Sveriges-Tvätteriförbund VTS WFK Wirtex

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