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This report provides information on the latest developments in environmentally friendly water repellent treatments, fabrics for roofing membranes, membranes for radomes, medical textiles, mildew resistant finishing treatments, new fibres, nonwoven fabrics, nonwovens for medical applications, performance fabrics and performance fibres. The report includes news from the following innovative companies, individuals and organisations: the Advanced Scientific Technology and Management Research Institute of Kyoto (ASTEM), Beaulieu Fibres International, the Belgian Textile Research Centre (Centexbel), Biovation, Boston University, the Centre for Graphene Science at the University of Exeter, DSM Dyneema, Fibertec, Fraunhofer-Institut für Grenzflächen- und Bioverfahrenstechnik (IGB – Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology), Fraunhofer-Institut für Integrierte Schaltungen (ISS – Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits), Fraunhofer-Institut für Silicatforschung (ISC – Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research), Freudenberg, INESC Microsistemas e Nanotecnologias (INESC-MN – the Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Microsystems and Nanotechnology), L-3 ESSCO, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Milliken & Company, Queen Mary University of London, Sanitized, Teiken Limited, TenCate Protective Fabrics, Professor Tomohiro Kuroda, Tufts University, Universidade de Aveiro (University of Aveiro), Universidade de Lisboa (University of Lisbon), Università degli Studi di Trento (University of Trento), Universitätsklinikum Tübingen (University Hospital Tübingen), and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

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Technical textile markets: product developments and innovations, 2nd quarter 2015
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SUMMARY
ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY WATER REPELLENT
TREATMENTS
Fibertec: new water repellent treatment which becomes fixed to fabric at room temperature
FABRICS FOR ROOFING MEMBRANES
Milliken and Company: reinforcing fabrics for use in roofing membranes
MEDICAL TEXTILES
Astem, Teiken Limited and Professor Tomohiro Kuroda: textile which incorporates
electrodes for electrocardiogram (ECG) measurements
Fraunhofer IGB: nonwoven substrate which can be used to repair internal organs or body
tissue
Fraunhofer IIS and Fraunhofer ISC: pressure monitoring stocking for use by diabetes patients
MEMBRANES FOR RADOMES
L-3 ESSCO: new Radome incorporating a Dyneema crystal technology membrane
MILDEW RESISTANT FINISHING TREATMENTS
Sanitized: new finishing treatment which provides protection against mildew
NEW FIBRES
Beaulieu Fibres International: Meraklon Ultrasoft Trilobal fibre
NONWOVEN FABRICS
Freudenberg: Evolon 3D fabric
NONWOVENS FOR MEDICAL APPLICATIONS
Biovation: antimicrobial nonwoven material designed to prevent the spread of pathogens
PERFORMANCE FABRICS
TenCate protective fabrics: fabric for use in firefighters' turnout gear
PERFORMANCE FIBRES
Researchers in five institutes and universities: synthetic versions of spider silk
Researchers in five institutes and universities: technique for embedding graphene into textile
fibres
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List of figures
Figure 1: Patient wearing textile with ECG electrodes
Figure 2: Pressure monitoring stocking prototype (without external textile layer)
Figure 3: Metal space frame (MSF) radomes
Figure 4: Evolon 3D printed fabric
Figure 5: BioArmour Blood Pressure Cuff Shield attached to the cuff of a
sphygmomanometer

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