Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-24

Taiwan sends fibers to World Cup

Major Taiwanese textile suppliers that have long been part of the supply chain of FIFA World Cups are using their advanced technologies to transform recycled plastic waste into soccer jerseys and accessories, tapping into tremendous business opportunities.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-28

New CELLIANT® with REPREVE® awarded a selection in ISPO textrends awards

Hologenix®, creators of CELLIANT®, is pleased to announce CELLIANT® with REPREVE® – introduced with global textile solutions provider UNIFI®, makers of REPREVE® – has been awarded a Selection in the Fibers & Insulation Category of ISPO Textrends Fall/Winter 2024/25.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-24

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories completes closeout of $8 Million financing, extinguishing all convertible debentures with Yorkville advisors

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (OTCQB: KBLB) ("Company" or "Kraig Labs"), the biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of spider silk, announces that it has completed the debt-to-equity conversion on $8 million of convertible debentures with Yorkville Advisors. This closeout comes several months ahead of schedule and positions the Company to enter 2023 without any convertible debt obligations to Yorkville Advisors.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-24

The Cyclus unisex parka jacket is the first product from Spinnova and Halti’s partnership, and the newest addition to Halti’s urban Kallio® collection. The water resistant and windproof parka is made from SPINNOVA® fibre and cotton and has been dyed with imogo’s hi-precision dyeing technology. This is the first product to make use of both Spinnova and imogo’s technologies. The parka will be available for purchase in spring 2023.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-17

The annual TIME Best Inventions List recognises groundbreaking products and innovations that change how we live. This year, SPINNOVA® is named among these extraordinary innovations.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-17

CJ Biomaterials, Inc., a division of South Korea-based CJ CheilJedang and leading producer of polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA), and NatureWorks, an advanced materials company that is the world’s leading producer of polylactic acid (PLA), have signed a Master Collaboration Agreement (MCA) that calls for the two organizations to collaborate on the development of sustainable materials solutions based on CJ Biomaterials’ PHACT™ Biodegradable Polymers and NatureWorks’ Ingeo™ biopolymers.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-17

Lenzing - At Lenzing, we are dedicated to offering products based on renewable material wood, derived from sustainably managed forests, and our new carbon neutral lyocell fibers available in North America is the latest example of how we’re making significant strides in achieving new certification standards while reinforcing Lenzing’s commitments to carbon neutrality.1 We are dedicated to implementing real change in the industry and embracing climate action through our zero carbon commitments and ongoing innovations.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-21

Kelheim Fibres once again awarded with dark green/green shirt in Canpoy's Hot Button Report

In this year's "Hot Button Report" released on November 9, 2022, by environmental NGO Canopy, Kelheim Fibres has once again achieved a top position with a dark green/green shirt and was able to improve its overall ranking by another 1.5 points compared to the previous year.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-17

Indorama Ventures signs €275 million ESG-linked revolving credit facility, bolstering its sustainability-led corporate financing program

Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global sustainable chemical company, has signed an ESG-Linked Revolving Credit Facility of €275 million with six syndicate banks, a further boost to the company’s long-standing commitment to sustainability-led corporate financing.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-17

HeiQ and The LYCRA Company introduce the new LYCRA® naturalFX™ technology

HeiQ, an industry leader in performance finish technologies, and The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative and sustainable fiber and technology solutions for the apparel and personal care industries, today announced the launch of LYCRA® naturalFX™ technology, a proprietary textile finishing process for 100% cotton knit garments designed for mass market applications. Developed in collaboration, it is the latest example of both companies’ ongoing efforts to bring more innovative and sustainable textile technologies to consumers worldwide.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-10

Unifi announces first quarter fiscal 2023 results and extended and expanded credit facility

Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI) (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “UNIFI”), makers of REPREVE and one of the world’s leading innovators in recycled and synthetic yarns, released operating results for the first fiscal quarter ended October 2, 2022.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-10

NatureWorks selects general contractor for new fully integrated Ingeo™ PLA biopolymer manufacturing facility in Thailand

NatureWorks, the world’s leading manufacturer of low-carbon polylactic acid (PLA) biopolymers made from renewable resources, has selected TTCL Public Company Limited (SET: TTCL) as the general contractor for procurement, construction, commissioning, and startup support services for their new Ingeo™ PLA manufacturing complex in Thailand.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-11-10

Upgraded Lenzing E-Branding Service offers even greater convenience to value chain users

Lenzing Group, a leading global producer of wood-based specialty fibers, announced the release of a suite of new features on its Lenzing E-Branding Service platform that is now available across textile brands TENCEL™, LENZING™ ECOVERO™, as well as nonwovens brand VEOCEL™.

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News Archive
2022-11-10

INVISTA site in South Carolina breaks ground on new polymer facility

2022-11-03

Nico Reiner appointed new Chief Financial Officer of Lenzing AG

2022-11-03

Lenzing responds with savings program to earnings development

2022-11-03

SGL Carbon successfully overcomes current challenges

2022-11-03

Flint Hills Resources to transfer its propylene business to INVISTA

2022-11-02

RadiciGroup is exhibiting at Performance Days

2022-10-27

Teijin Frontier’s Thai subsidiary launches facility for producing functional polyester filaments

2022-10-27

BESTSELLER brand brings their first SPINNOVA® product to the stores

2022-10-20

Fibres Research Centre announces launch

2022-10-20

Infinited Fiber Company accelerates scaling plans amid turbulence

2022-10-20

Indorama Ventures opens the largest PET recycling plant in the Philippines in partnership with Coca-Cola

2022-10-20

AMSilk relocate offices to support expansion plans

2022-10-20

Stacy Flynn talks about the completely new type of technical fibre NuCycl™

2022-10-06

Spinnova receives Business Finland NextGenerationEU grant for fibre development work

2022-10-06

Toray develops ”Ultrasuede™ nu” using 100% plant-based polyester for headrest covers of ANA Green Jet

2022-10-06

Gerber childrenswear launches new conscious clothing line fluid fashion enters the textile hub of the nation

2022-10-06

INVISTA announces the official inauguration of Asia Innovation Center

2022-09-29

Fibre traceability becomes bio-degradable with IFG Bio and integriTEX

2022-09-29

Hyosung: Newly transformative nylon, as core material for hydrogen energy

2022-09-29

The LYCRA Company announces collaboration with Qore® to use QIRA® for next generation bio-derived LYCRA® Fiber at scale

2022-09-29

Teijin Introduces LCA for Carbon Fiber Intermediate Materials

2022-09-29

Lenzing named sustainability champion for the second time

2022-09-22

Toray to increase prices of automotive airbag yarn and fabrics

2022-09-22

TENCEL™ Modal fiber with Indigo Color technology won 2022 ITMF Award for Sustainability and Innovation

2022-09-22

Lenzing suspends 2022 guidance due to limited market visibility and high volatility of energy and raw material markets

2022-09-21

Autumn editions of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics and Yarn Expo to merge with spring 2023 fairs

2022-09-15

Recover™ fiber showcases at the REVOLVE Gallery 2022

2022-09-15

The LYCRA Company promotes recent innovations at Dornbirn Global Fiber Congress

2022-09-15

Spinnova wins Engineer Invention of the Year

2022-09-15

At FILO fair Bemberg™ launches a new t-shirt collection made from revolutionary staple fibre