SGP gains support in sustainability partnership

August 31st

Sustainable Green Printing Partnership (SGP), a non-profit organization providing sustainability certification in the graphic communications industry, is gaining support as the landscape of today’s print media industry continues to change....

Dr. Anthony Atala wins 2011 TAPPI Innovation in Nonwovens Award

August 31st

Dr. Anthony Atala has been awarded the first annual 2011 Innovation in Nonwovens Award for his work using nonwoven scaffolds for regenerative medicine. The award, which recognizes companies/universities/organizations that are...

SBA “Export Matchmaker Trade Fair & Conference” program, Sept. 14

August 30th

The U.S. Small Business Administration will be conducting the second of its Export Matchmaker Trade Fair & Conference series in Tampa, Fla., on Sept. 14, 2011. The program is designed...

Catching cold in surgery: patient warming system

August 29th

The surgical patient waits in minimal clothing in a cold operating theater covered by a sheet, shivering as anesthesia begins to drain consciousness away. During long operations, decreased metabolism and...

New stylish outdoor fabrics from Phifer Inc.

August 26th

Three dozen new fabrics—15 Phifertex® Outdoor Fabrics for sling applications and 21 GeoBella® Cushion Fabrics—have been added to the manufacturer’s extensive Designed Fabrics collection. From stripes to solids, florals to...

Symposium: New Frontiers in Fiber Materials Science, Oct. 11-13

August 25th

The American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC), The Fiber Society and the National Textile Center will offer an international symposium on New Frontiers in Fiber Materials Science, Oct....

Anchor Industries redesigns website

August 23rd

Anchor Industries Inc., Evansville, Ind., has launched its new Drupal-based website at AnchorInc.com. The redesigned site represents Anchor’s forward-thinking mission and commitment to the needs of its customers. Based on...

Fujifilm textile inks meet Global Organic Textile Standard

August 22nd

Fujifilm has announced that more than 50 products from three of its Sericol screen printing textile ink ranges have been approved by the Soil Association Certification to the Global Organic...

New York City’s ‘+ Pool’ project: two rivers run through it

August 19th

Three designers are floating a big idea to install public swimming pools in New York City’s Hudson and East rivers. New York architects and idea hamsters Dong-Ping Wong of FAMILY...

Camira Fabrics celebrates a full year in North America

August 18th

Textile innovator Camira Fabrics has gone from being an unknown new entrant to the North American interiors marketplace to forging a growing reputation for inspirational commercial interior fabrics. During the...